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IMARA ROUND TABLE ON GAMING INDUSTRY IN KENYA

The fifth edition of the Imara Round Table took place on Thursday September 2019 on the theme Gaming Industry in Kenya. The Round Table focused on current status of the gaming industry,challenges developers face and possible interventions that can support the growth and development of the industry.
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The Profit-making Template in Kenyan Comedy

This article shines a spotlight on the Kenyan comedy industry and explores the complexities between creative freedom and the conditions that often come with sources of external funding.
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The Gambia’s Love Affair with Kenyan Benga

This article covers the long relationship between Gambia and Kenyan Benga music which has blossomed since the 1970s and takes a look at some of the prominent artists that have influenced this.
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Cultural resources as backbone for tourism

The role of culture in tourism.
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Finance Symposium: focus on local creative ventures

A review of the ‘Finance for the Creative Sector' forum discussion regarding finance in the creative sector.
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Summary of the Memorandum of Views on Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2017

The Creative Economy Working Group was invited to elaborate on the Memorandum of Views on Copyright (Amendment) Bill, 2017 by the Departmental Committee on Communications, Information, and Innovation.
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Kenya Film Classification Board Classification Guidelines 2012

Kenya Film Classification Board Guidelines 2012
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PROTECT ABILITY OF CODE AND ARCHITECTURE

DR. NOAM SHEMTOV READER IN IP & TECH’ LAW DEPUTY HEAD – CENTRE FOR COMMERCIAL
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CREATIVE HUBS ACADEMY

A Transformational Learning Programme for Creative Hub Leaders
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CEWG Meets Cabinet Secretary

The Creative Economy Working Group met with the Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Culture and Heritage on 3 June 2019 to discuss the effective incorporation of arts and culture in the national agenda through policy and legislative reform, institutional development and capacity development.
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National Survey on Status of Cultural and Creative Industries

A report on a meeting regarding the validation of Standard Research Tools for Conducting National Survey On Status Of Cultural And Creative Industries
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Inter-generational Dialogue Forum on Dance & Conceptual Arts

The Inter-generational Dialogue Forum on Dance & Conceptual Arts was held at the Go Down Arts Centre in February 2019. The forum drew the participation of over fifty creative sector stakeholders drawn from local dance groups, academia, government agencies, media and members of the Creative Economy Working Group.
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