Sustainable Products

Water Hyacinth Is overbearing Lake Victoria Basin, an environmental problem around the world.

Michael began innovating Takawiri Paper products with his wife and is able include local women and youth in some of the crafting process. 



Our partners Takawiri Craft Enterprise transform Water Hyacinth into beautiful sustainable packaging and books, providing jobs for local community.

Local community of Lake Victoria mainly rely on tourism. Takawiri initiative also helps the local fishing by reducing Hyancith from suffocating the lake. 

Beautiful Sustainable Packaging and Books. 

Created by potrace 1.10, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2011

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Once collected , Water Hyacinth is chopped up. 

Mixed with recycled pieces of paper.