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Bambooka Eye-Wear Africa Ltd are the exclusive distributors of Bambooka sunglasses. This British based social enterprise was formed by a small group of innovative entrepreneurs with a social conscience. The company seeks to use all proceeds to benefit people in Africa.

None of its employees are paid a salary, we are all volunteers. During 2012 Pepe established a plantation of bamboo at Amasame, in South Africa’s Transkei region, with the full support of the Bambooka project. There are many very useful applications of bamboo, and we look forward to support any future enterprises using this bamboo once it has matured in the next 3 to 5 years.

Bambookas are made by real people, not machines or robots, and as such they come with minor irregularities and imperfections. We believe this is part of the charm of Bambooka sunglasses, but should you believe your pair has manufacturing flaws, please return the product to your vendor with a copy of your receipt, and we will arrange a replacement to be sent to you.

Eye Wear Africa is:
Baz & Ruth van Cranenburgh - Founders (with historically strong links to Pepe and the community of Amasame)
Kevin Couch - Formerly with B&L Ray-Ban, now our in-house Eye Wear experti
Gerard Louis - Company Secretary, finance, accountant etc.
M Momoh - Musician and student
Adjei Amaning - Artist and Repertoire Manager, and founder of Stigma ( )
David Phillips - Founder Pepe. our affiliated charity ( )
Nick Loan - Consultant, Optical Channel