From Fashion Newbie to Eco-Conscious Changemaker: Meet Kabahuma Belindah Nancy

April 8, 2024

In today’s world, where we’re all thinking more about our impact on the planet, people like Kabahuma Belindah Nancy are leading the charge for change. Belindah’s story with atingi isn’t just about her career—it’s about finding a passion for sustainability that goes way beyond her own life.

Thinking back to when she first dipped her toes into the world of climate action in fashion, Belindah admits she was clueless. “I didn’t know the first thing about what these industries could do to go green,” she confesses. But then, in December 2023, she stumbled upon atingi on LinkedIn, and suddenly, everything changed.

Signing up for the “Climate Action Training for the Fashion Industry” course, Belindah found herself diving headfirst into a whole new world of knowledge and skills. “I learned so much about how the fashion industry affects our environment,” she says, noting how much she grew as a person along the way.

The impact of atingi on her career path is crystal clear. As a petroleum engineering student, she now makes sure that any project she takes on won’t harm the environment. “I always think about how to keep my work eco-friendly,” she says firmly, showing her dedication to cutting down on carbon emissions.

But Belindah’s influence doesn’t stop there. Embracing a more eco-conscious mindset, she’s become the go-to person among her friends and family for all things sustainable fashion. “atingi has changed not just me, but the people around me too,” she reflects, proud of the ripple effect she’s created.

Looking to the future, she sees a world where her skills in petroleum engineering and environmental management come together to make fashion more sustainable. “I want to find new ways to make fashion greener,” she explains eagerly, showing that she’s just getting started on her journey to change the world.

Belindah’s story is proof that education can be a powerful force for good. Thanks to platforms like atingi, she’s not just shaping her own future—she’s helping to build a better, more sustainable world for us all, one step at a time. Her journey is an inspiration to anyone who wants to make a difference, showing that with a little determination and a lot of learning, anything is possible.

Her journey serves as a reminder that it’s never too late to learn something new and make a positive impact. Whether you’re a student, a professional, or just someone who cares about the planet, there’s always something you can do to help build a more sustainable future. So why not follow her lead and start making a difference today?

As Belindah continues on her journey to become a leader in sustainability, she hopes to inspire others to join her. “We all have a role to play in protecting the planet,” she says. “And together, we can make a real difference.”

Whether it’s by reducing one’s carbon footprint, supporting sustainable fashion brands, or simply spreading the word about the importance of protecting the environment, every little bit helps.

You can find the course which inspired Belindah here or browse through our course library to find what suits you best.

Register on atingi today and start your journey.