Cultural Domains:
UNESCO Priorities:
Funds Allocated:
US$ 100 000.00
Beneficiary countries:
Applicant:
African Cultural Regeneration Institute
Start date
Apr 2011
End date
Apr 2012

About the project:

The project of the African Cultural Regeneration Institute (ACRI) aims to establish a creative industry database that will enable the production of statistics on the economic contribution of the cultural sector in the country. This database will act as a key source of information for planning and investment for both the Government and the private sector. 

Results:

Identified key cultural goods and services, as well as challenges cultural industries face in the country by mapping the sector following a bottom-up approach – Kenya.

Mapping cultural industries

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Project implementation period: 
2011 to 2012
About the project: 
The project of the African Cultural Regeneration Institute (ACRI) aims to establish a creative industry database that will enable the production of statistics on the economic contribution of the cultural sector in the country. This database will act as a key source of information for planning and investment for both the Government and the private sector. 
Beneficiary countries: 
Kenya
Country of applicant: 
Kenya
UNESCO Priorities: 
Funds allocated (in USD): 
USD100000.00
Sections: 
Title of the section: 
Main activities:
Short Description: 
  • Consultating with relevant stakeholders in the Kenyan creative industry sector in all key stages of the project;
  • Collecting data at national, regional and local levels, to measure the economic dimension of the cultural industries;
  • Analyzing the collected data;
  • Producing a detailed report on the various creative industry sectors in Kenya and a survey of the challenges that they are facing; and
  • Raising awareness about the project through the media and a dedicated website.
Position: 
Bottom Right
Style: 
highlighted
Organization: 
African Cultural Regeneration Institute
Family name: 
Ciombaine
Given name: 
Easter
Position: 
Executive Secretary
Year of application: 
2010
Results: 
Identified key cultural goods and services, as well as challenges cultural industries face in the country by mapping the sector following a bottom-up approach – Kenya.