IFCD Project Database

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Serbia

About the projectStrengthen the capacities of cultural entrepreneurs in Serbia's rural and least developed areas and promote the cultural industries as a viable source for sustainable development. About the organizationFounded in November 2004, Academica is a non-profit association that combines...
About the project:The project aims at developing evidence-based cultural policies that have a direct effect on the creation, production, distribution and access to a diversity of cultural goods, services and activities at the local and regional levels in Serbia. About the organization:Creative...

South Africa

 About the projectThis project aims to train members of underprivileged communities from the Cape Town area in recycled arts and to give them the skills to set-up micro businesses related to carnivals and festivals. The Harlequin Foundation hopes that promoting cultural entrepreneurship in...
About the projectThe project aims at empowering the creative community in South Africa by strengthening their capacities and giving them access to critical information on funding opportunities.About the organizationThe Arterial Network – South African Chapter is a local NGO committed to the...
About the projectThe project aims at strengthening the capacities of theatre companies and bringing together professional artists and educators to foster the development of the theatre for young audiences sector in South Africa.About the organizationASSITEJ South Africa is an NGO committed to...
About the projectThe project aims to strengthen creative industries in two South African provinces through the creation of an open-source platform that provides members of the arts community and policy-makers with access to networking, information and funding opportunities. Digital technologies,...
About the projectThe project aims to make a general survey on ways to improve national arts funding. It organized by Business and Arts South Africa, as part of a joint initiative between the Department of Arts and Culture and the private sector. The identified best practices and recommendations on...

Tajikistan

About the projectThe project aims to develop Tajikistan's music industry through capacity-building, access to technology and information and direct support to young and emerging musicians. About the organizationThe Bactria Culture Centre was established in 2001 in Dushanbe by international NGO...

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

About the projectThe project aims at mapping the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)’s audiovisual industry and at identifying successful and innovative practices in the sector. The School of Journalism and Public Relations (SJPR) will explore the potential of the audiovisual industry to...

Togo

About the projectThe project, implemented by the Togolese Coalition for Cultural Diversity, aims to renew the Togo craft industry by organizing a training workshop for 20 Togolese professionals to help them develop new drawing and production techniques.   Main activities include:

Organizing a six-...
About the projectThis project aims at holding a consultation of local authorities, researchers and civil society in order to draw up a strategic plan for the implementation of the cultural policy adopted by the Council of Ministers of Togo in March 2011. About the organizationTogo’s National...
Main activities:

Organizing capacity building workshops for the implementation of local cultural policies in the capitals of Togo’s six regions
Preparing a final report evaluating the results of the workshops

 How does this project contribute to the implementation of the 2005 Convention? ...

Tunisia

About the projectThe Ministry of Culture, in cooperation with the Tunisian Publishers Union, aims to create a website indexing and promoting  Tunisian books. By increasing the visibility and online sales of Tunisian books, the project, which accompanies a series of operational and legislative...

Ukraine

The National Union of Theatre Workers of Ukraine (NUTWU), a non-governmental and non-profit professional organization committed to the development of the national theatre environment, proposes to:1) Support cultural policy reforms to build a competitive theatre environment through the elaboration...

Uruguay

About the projectThe project "Comparsa" aims to encourage social participation of disadvantaged youth through a series of workshops conducted by the music band “La Clinica”, that is composed of men and women from poor neighborhoods of Montevideo. The members of the band will share their successful...
About the project:The project aims to promote the participation of vulnerable groups, such as women, youth, etc., in the Uruguayan creative sector through the strengthening of 14 Cultural Factories and the implementation of skills development and network-building activities.About the organization:...
The Department of Cinematography of the Ministry of Culture of Colombia, in partnership with its counterparts in Bolivia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay, proposes to:1) Further the distribution and access to Latin American cinema by improving the digital platform Retina Latina;2) Reinforce...
About the projectThe project aims at contributing to reversing the processes of social exclusion of youth in a marginalized area of Montevideo through their increased involvement in local cultural productions. Foster a positive local identity through promotion of youth cultural expressions in order...

Zimbabwe

About the project: The project aims to strengthen the governance in the creative sector in the local districts of Beitbridge, Mangwe, Matobo and Mzingwane, through activities of capacity building, policy development and the creation of new markets and cooperation networks.About the organization:...
About the projectThe project aims to build up the skills and technical know-how of Zimbabwe’s cultural professionals, thus allowing them to be more actively involved in the development of local cultural industries. Targeting managers of Zimbabwe’s top arts and culture festivals and the leaders of...
About the project: The project aims to structure the African music industry as a functioning and viable sector through the provision of cultural management courses, internship programmes and work placements for young music professionals in Cameroon, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the...
About the projectThe project aims at promoting the growth and development of the cultural industries in Zimbabwe by empirically demonstrating their importance to the national economy.About the organizationThe Culture Fund of Zimbabwe is an NGO based in Harare. It was established as a trust in 2006...
About the projectThe project aims to strengthen the enforcement of copyright law in Zimbabwe through the development of a national strategy and the creation of a platform to regularly review the strategy.About the organizationZIMCOPY, Reproduction Rights Organization of Zimbabwe, is a non-profit...

Albania

Ekphrasis Studio, a non-profit organization with experience in supporting national and international projects related to the culture and creative industries, proposes to develop a public art policy and action plan by:1) Raising awareness about art in public and shared spaces in Albania by...