Thousand Hills Hotel – A women project

In August 2014, the Ibaba Rwanda workshop delivered a special order of 112 bed throws and 224 pillows, prepared for the Hôtel des Mille Collines in Kigali. All the patterns were exclusively designed for the Hotel des Mille Collines, and hand-embroidered in the workshop. For the creation of this collection, the artistic director of the workshop, Veronique Gamard, got her inspiration from traditional Rwandese patterns and added a modern touch using unique color combinations that are the Ibaba Rwanda trademark. Mrs Rwayitare, the owner of the Hôtel des Mille Collines, had been seduced by the project of reopening the workshop, which …

2014 Ibaba Program of Development with the French Embassy

Short retrospective in pictures: End of December 2013: Ibaba Rwanda won a call for project launched by the French Cooperation in Rwanda (Social Fund for Development) in order to increase the development of the CORUM cooperative through training of new embroiderers and expansion of the workshop building. February 2014: Ibaba Rwanda inaugurates and launches its plan of training and development of the cooperative, with the visit of members of the French Embassy. Follow us on Facebook for new events in 2014!