Region: Africa
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 15/5/2008

Point of Contact

Paul Bayethe Damasane
Ministry of Sport, Arts and Culture
P. Bag HR 480

News and Events

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...

In remembrance of Stephen Chifunyise, revered UNESCO Cultural Expert

Zimbabwe’s legendary playwright, cultural expert, theatre authority and a cultural master...

Creating an enabling environment for creative sectors in Georgia and Zimbabwe

When it comes to cultural governance, there is no magic formula. Each country possesses unique...

Zimbabwe: powering development through culture

On 16 May, UNESCO’s 2018 Global Report “Re|Shaping Cultural Policies” was launched in Harare,...


Designing a strategy for the sustainable development of CCIs in Zimbabwe


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...

Capacity building in Zimbabwe

Over the past decade, Zimbabwe has seen important developments in the field of culture, namely through the creation of their Ministry of Rural...

UNESCO Culture for Development Indicators (CDIS)

The Culture for Development Indicators Suite (CDIS) is an advocacy and policy tool that...

Available Periodic Report(s)

Contributions to IFCD:

March 2016
US$ 66.95

August 2010
US$ 275.00