Region: Africa
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 2/9/2008

Point of Contact

Teferi Tekelu
Ministry of Culture and Tourism c/o Ethiopian National Office for UNESCO
P.O. Box 2996
Addis Ababa

News and Events

[Extended] Call for Expression of Interest: Project implementation in Ethiopia

Call for Expression of Interest for project implementation in Ethiopia EU/UNESCO Expert...

Ethiopia, Jamaica, Namibia, Palestine and Panama to strengthen creative industries through EU/UNESCO Expert Facility

Today, the cultural and creative industries (CCIs) employ nearly 30 million people worldwide, and...

UNESCO funds nine new projects to support culture in developing countries

Nine proposals that will boost the cultural and creative industries in nine developing countries...

Peer learning and participatory policy process for a dynamic culture sector in Africa

 “You are now the local experts”, concluded Avril Joffe, a member of the UNESCO Expert...

Regional training of trainers on cultural policy monitoring in Africa

 What do cultural and creative industries look like in 2019 across Eastern and Southern Africa...


ResiliArt in Ethiopia

ResiliArt completed: 6 May 2020, attended by Addis Ababa Office

ResiliArt is a global movement consisting of a series of virtual debates...

Strengthening Ethiopia’s film industry through sound institutional and structural frameworks


Reshaping Cultural Policies for the Promotion of Fundamental Freedoms and the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

This project responds to the expressed needs of Parties to the 2005 Convention seeking support to strengthen the human and institutional...

Supporting new regulatory frameworks to strengthen the cultural and creative industries and promote South-South cooperation

The cultural and creative industries (CCI) have become a driver and enabler of sustainable development, generating annual global revenues of US$ 2...

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