Run by women, for women.
WHO WE ARE
A 100% WOMEN-LED SOCIAL BUSINESS
We are a social textile business based in Togo and engaged in promoting women’s rights. Our education center aims to enhance living conditions of disadvantaged women by offering formal training programs in tailoring and batik handcraft and by creating a safe and supportive environment.
What we do
UNIQUE BATIK PRODUCTS
We create beautiful batik products in colourful designs. Our fabrics are locally produced in a traditional wax-printing technique and creatively manufactured into clothing and fashion items, accessories and all sorts of textile products you need to make your daily life more colourful.
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By creating unique products in traditional handcraft techniques and local manufacture
By providing tuition-free apprenticeship programs in batik handcraft & tailoring for underprivileged young women
By promoting rights, strengthening disadvantaged women and building a supportive environment
By establishing future prospects on a social, ecological and economic level
Our aim is to find long term solutions and enable development by stenghening women’s rights, providing education and taking care of our environment.
Female empowerment by providing free quality education to promote sustainable future prospects and enabling financial independence.
Taking care of our environment by using local ressources, reinforcing an environmental friendly production and promoting products that are recycled or upcycled.
Following a social business strategy and promoting our selfmade high quality products as our key to financial independence in order to offer free eductaion in the long term.
You can buy our products in our online shop or in our boutiques in Kpalimé and in Lome. We can make any product with any fabric. If you don’t find it in our shelves, let us know and we can produce it uniquely for you!
For wholesale orders please contact us directly.
How to Participate?
You are welcome to support us and our mission of enabling free education and to improve the livelihoods of women in Togo. Every single contribution is of great value!
BUY OUR PRODUCTS
Each purchase of our products directly supports the education of our apprentices!
MAKE A DONATION
Donations go directly into our social fund which finances our education center & helps raise awareness by organizing public workshops and local community projects.
Aklala Batik du Togo – Kpalimé
+228 91 74 18 85
Boutique Aklala Batik, 260 B. P. 408 Nyiveme, Kpalimé, Togo
Several houses after the “Hotel Ize”
Along the main street “Nationale Lomé-Kpalimé, Boulevard de la Victoire”
Lomé, quartier Avenou across from the “Café Informatique”