We are very excited to announce that Evelyn College of Design in Nairobi, Kenya, joined ELIA as an Associate Member. This institution is the first ELIA member from the African continent.Evelyn College of Design was started in Nairobi in 1976 as a pioneer design institution offering training in clothing construction, fashion and textile as well as interior design courses. Their focus is to provide an education of excellence for a career in the design field. Their rich heritage and responsiveness to changes in design practice has positioned Evelyn College of Design as a leading provider of fashion and interior design education across Africa. They offer a Higher Diploma in Design with Fashion, Interior and Communication Design as possible majors.