Please find the following outline of the F.A.S.T. GHANA proposed schedule for August 2018

 

  • SUNDAY August 13TH
    • ARRIVALS
    • Everyone arrives before 5 pm to Accra/Kotoka Airport and shuttled to hotel in Accra.
    • Unpack then group dinner

 

  • MONDAYAugust 14TH
    • DAY 1:
 VISIT WAX PRINTERS 
    • MORNING – Group breakfast – early start and visit to wax print houses
    • AFTERNOON – Late meeting with representatives of the Trade and ethical fashion professionals Hub for an introduction to opportunities on the ground.

 

  • TUESDAYAugust 14TH
    • DAY 2:
 CAPE COAST VISIT – BATIKERS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast – early start and visit batikers in Cape Coast and join a batik session
    • AFTERNOON – group meeting and drive back to Accra
    • EVENING – Dinner and meeting with designers on ethical fashion

 

  • WEDNESDAY August 15TH
    • DAY 4:
 VISIT ARTISANS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast then early start to visit Kente weavers
    • AFTERNOON – Group lunch
    • EVENING – late drive back

(flight to northern region and ground journey – NOTE THIS FLIGHT WILL INCUR EXTRA COSTS TO THE TRIP)

 

  • THURSDAY August 16TH
    • DAY 4:
 VISIT ARTISANS
    • MORNING – Group breakfast then early start to visit Gonja cloth weavers in the northern region / indigo dyers,
    • AFTERNOON – group lunch
    • EVENING –group dinner

 

  • FRIDAY August 17TH
    • DAY 5:
 VISIT ARTISANS
    • MORNING –Meet raffia weavers
    • AFTERNOON – group lunch
    • EVENING – travel back/stay overnight

(early morning flight back to Accra – NOTE THIS FLIGHT WILL INCUR EXTRA COSTS TO THE TRIP)

 

  • SATURDAY August 18TH
    • DAY 6:
 FLIGHT BACK/FREE DAY

(early morning flight back to Accra – NOTE THIS FLIGHT WILL INCUR EXTRA COSTS TO THE TRIP)

 

  • SUNDAY August 19TH
    • DAY 7:
 FREE DAY

 

  • MONDAY August 20TH
    • DAY 8:
 VISIT FACTORIES
    • MORNING – Visit Garment factories in Accra
    • AFTERNOON – Visit Garment factories in Accra
    • EVENING – group dinner

 

  • TUESDAY August 21ST
    • DAY 9:
 VISIT FACTORIES
    • MORNING – Meet shoe makers
    • AFTERNOON – Meet glass bead makers
    • EVENING – group dinner

 

  • WEDNESDAY August 22ND
    • DAY 10:
 RETURN – FLIGHT HOME / STAY FOR CHALE WOTE FESTIVAL
    • This extension is at the own cost of the trip delegate. Contact events@africafashionguide.com for recommendations

 

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PLEASE NOTE THAT THE SCHEDULE IS LIABLE FOR CHANGES AND UPDATES AT THE DISCRETION OF AFRICA FASHION GUIDE LTD

 

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