Aklala Batik du Togo

social business.
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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Our values

Innovation

By creating unique products in traditional handcraft techniques and local manufacture

Education

By providing tuition-free apprenticeship programs in batik handcraft & tailoring for underprivileged young women

Empowerment

By promoting rights, strengthening disadvantaged women and building a supportive environment

Sustainability

By establishing future prospects on a social, ecological and economic level

WE CARE

Our aim is to find long term solutions and enable development by stenghening women’s rights, providing education and taking care of our environment.

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Products Designed

Workshops conducted

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Social sustainability

Female empowerment by providing free quality education to promote sustainable future prospects and enabling financial independence.

Ecological sustainability

Taking care of our environment by using local ressources, reinforcing an environmental friendly production and promoting products that are recycled or upcycled.

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Cultural sustainability

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.

Our products

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.

VOLUNTEER

We are welcoming volunteers from all over the world to work and stay with us for long and short term internships.

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Say Hello!

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”

chantal.donvide@aklalabatik.com

Boutique Lomé

Along the main street “Nationale Lomé-Kpalimé, Boulevard de la Victoire”

Lomé, quartier Avenou across from the “Café Informatique”