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www.huffingtonpost.ca/mariah-griffinangus/africa-charity_b_1623561.html

Jun 25, 2012 ... Aid and development are deeply complex and there are no easy answers. The physical donations of goods, be it food or clothes, often have ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/these-african-countries-dont-want-your-used-clothing-anymore_us_57cf19bce4b06a74c9f10dd6

Sep 19, 2016 ... Clearing your closet of last season's gently worn clothes and donating them to an aid group probably makes you feel pretty good. After all, you ...

www.planetaid.org/what-we-do/for-the-environment/what-happens-to-your-used-clothing

While inside the donation bin, your bag will stay dry and protected. ... Some criticize used clothing for undermining textile manufacturing in African countries.

www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jul/06/second-hand-clothing-donations-kenya

Jul 6, 2015 ... Resale of charity shop rejects has destroyed local textile industry but a ... When a fire razed East Africa's biggest second-hand clothes market in ...

abcnews.go.com/WN/truth-donated-clothes-end/story?id=2743456

Dec 21, 2006 ... The Truth About Where Your Donated Clothes End Up. ... ABC News has spoken to various sources who point out that Africa also lags in ...

peopleof.oureverydaylife.com/donate-clothes-african-children-6520.html

The images from Africa on your television screen can be heart-wrenching: children suffering from hunger, disease and malnutrition; families in overcrowded  ...

www.savethechildren.org/site/c.8rKLIXMGIpI4E/b.6149699/k.B848/Africa.htm

Save the Children is a trusted charity providing protection, health care, education, nutrition programs to impoverished girls and boys – and their families.

www.whydev.org/dont-be-clothes-minded-understanding-the-impact-of-donated-clothes

Many donated clothes contribute to massive trade deficits in countries, impacting ... how second-hand clothing–donated as charity in the U.S.–ends up in Africa, ...

www.cnn.com/2013/04/12/business/second-hand-clothes-africa

Apr 12, 2013 ... Second-hand clothes from the West are big business in Africa. ... that earn money by offloading donated clothes they cannot find buyers for.

www.djiboutijones.com/2014/02/dont-send-your-used-shoes-to-africa-or-maybe-do-send-them

Feb 28, 2014 ... Pippa Biddle; The idea that you can simply donate used clothing to Africa allows the endless consumption of goods in wealthy nations to run on ...