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

Jun 25, 2012 ... But the introduction of liberalized trade policies led to mass importation of donated clothing and devastated the textile industry. The imported ...

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.

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

How to Donate Clothes to African Children. by Molly Thompson. African boys playing in a river with donated jeans and sneakers on the bank.

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 ...

www.southafrica-newyork.net/consulate/sending%20donations.html

Clothes. It was found that some of the clothing imported to be donated to charity was sold for personal gain. Because this privilege was abused, a restriction has ...

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

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

Many donated clothes contribute to massive trade deficits in countries, impacting ... exports of used clothes to Africa, instead shipping more to Central America.