RISE-UP HUB is the first social venture established by the Refugee Innovation and Sustainable Enterprise – Urban Project (RISE-UP), an urban refugee economic empowerment project implemented by Innovation Consortium. The project is a recipient of the 2018 French Government Innovative Projects from Civil Society and Coalitions of Actors (PISSCA) Fund awarded by French Embassy in Uganda.
Founded in 2018, RISE-UP HUB is an online marketplace providing a platform for showcasing and selling authentic and finest fashion products made by refugees in Uganda. With two workshops located in Nsambya and Kyebando - all suburbs in Kampala, we offer specialized training for urban refugees in fashion and design at a free cost.
Igniting a kitenge fashion generation one wear at a time
Our mission is to relentlessly promote finest contemporary African fashion both locally and internationally and be a benchmark of authenticity and creativity in African Fashion industry.