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Haiti’s first music industry mapping now available

Thanks to IFCD funding, Ayiti Mizik, a Haitian association of music professionals, released Haiti’s first mapping of its music industry. The project, which benefited from US $ 85,080 in funding since 2016, aimed to...

Copyright : a lifeline to the Zimbabwe book industry

Copyright law may not be the most glamourous topic in the arts but ask any published author about it and you begin to understand its importance. In 2014, UNESCO’s International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD)...

Call for proposals: Evaluation of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity

UNESCO launches a call for external independent evaluation firms/entities to assess the implementation of the International Fund for Cultural Diversity (IFCD) and to produce a final external evaluation report.

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The IFCD provides young artists with a springboard towards musical careers

“Three stages, four nights of concerts, one conference and one exhibition: we are waiting for you in Morocco from July 13 to 16!” read Edna Kankam’s Facebook status update a few months ago. This came as she was given...

The IFCD trains young musicians in Africa

In Chad, musical trainings help young artists rise onto the regional stage.

Only a few days after playing together in front of a captivated audience at the French...