Globcak - city backpack
A capacious multifunctional backpack that will accommodate your equipment on a small trip, as well as shopping from the supermarket. Ethically made in Tanzania using recycled cement bags and East African kitenge fabrics.
Dimensions: 48 x 30 x 20 cm - will fit as hand luggage on most airlines
Capacity: 30L (adjustable)
Made in Tanzania
All products are made in Mwanza on Lake Victoria and employees are paid a fair wage for their work. In the photo Kalunde, designer at the Soma sewing workshop.
Cement bags are durable and waterproof (and the backpack itself will withstand small rainfall). Innocent and his team buy them from nearby construction sites, clean them and give them a new life in the form of backpacks. The interior is lined with a patterned cotton lining.