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Cultural resources as backbone for tourism

The role of culture in tourism.
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Intergenerational Dialogue Forum on Music

Inter-Generational Dialogue Forums on Music This forum was held on Friday 30th October 2018. Over
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Homegrown content tilts stakes for pay-TV channels

A review of the state of the TV content industry in Kenya.
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Book Bunk Explores Public Libraries

Our shared public spaces are essential than ever to our collective Kenyan imagination
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Creative Enterprise Toolkit

Creative Enterprise Toolkit that helps creatives develop their business plans and ideas.
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A Creative Economy System

This article provides an overview presentation given by an acclaimed Kenyan writer, Yvonne Owuor to the National Creative Economy Conference held in Nairobi 2015. Yvonne Owuor challenges the status quo by exploring what is needed to grow the creative economy in Kenya.
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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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IMARA ROUND TABLE 6: Cultural and Creative Industries and Tourism in Kenya

Cultural and creative industries have strong linkages with tourism experiences. Well integrated creative content with
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World Theatre Day slips by quietly, unnoticed in Kenya

We visit the Kenya National Theatre on World Theatre Day 2017
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Framework for a Baseline Study of Kenya’s Creative Industries

The Creative Economy Working Group has put together a framework on the baseline study of Kenya's Creative Industries which is available for public review
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IMARA ROUND TABLE 7: Cultural and Creative industries and Trade in Kenya

The market for the goods and services of the cultural and creative industries is dynamic and growing.It has impressive potential for trade and thriving of small and medium sized enterprises, which are driven by culture and creativity.
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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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