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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...

Kiswahili version of the 2005 Convention now available

As more and more East African countries look to the cultural and creative industries as a vector...

Made in Uganda: unleashing the economic potential of the creative industries

Participants of the UNESCO project “Strengthening the sustainability of creative industries in...

Creative Uganda: cultural professionals in the spotlight

Korea Funds-in-Trust to UNESCO project focuses on “Strengthening the sustainability of the Creative...

The Republic of Korea partners with UNESCO for stronger cultural industries in Uganda

With East Africa rapidly emerging as one of the the world’s creative and entrepreneurial hotspots,...


Young Specialists in Africa

Africa is a strong supporter of the 2005 Convention, boasting a high ratification rate. Many countries in the region...