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Kiliim

Kiliim

Creative Industries

Egypt

Still operating

Launched in 2016

Competition

Competition

Track

Track

Rank

Rank

Arab Startup Competition 2017

Social Entrepreneurship Track

Winner




Competition

Arab Startup Competition 2017: Social Entrepreneurship Track - Winner

Description

Kiliim is an Egyptian social enterprise and a lifestyle brand that aims to revive and sustain the local craft of handwoven kilim by introducing modern designs to a time-honored technique. We manufacture our kilims in Fowwa, a small village situated along the lush Nile Delta.
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Founders

Ibrahim Shams / Co-founder and CEO , Noha El Taher / Co-founder & Chief Design Officer

Team members

Nada Atalla / Product Innovation Designer

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