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Maasai Market

The Maasai market stands out for its specialty in the production and sale of traditional artefacts or curios.
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INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION SEMINAR

Africa Rising: Realizing Africa’s Potential as a Global Publishing Leader in the 21st Century, builds on discussions from the ground-breaking event held in Lagos, Nigeria in 2018.
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Categorizing “Riziki” By Ja-Mnazi Afrika

This article focuses on the song "Riziki" by the group Ja-Mnazi Afrika, one of the most successful Kenyan songs of the first decade of thr twenty-first century. It explores issues around the ethnicity of the origins of songs and the effects this may have on the choices Kenyans make in the music they consume.
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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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Imara Roundtable on the Future of the Creative Sector

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IGDF-Film and Theater

The Intergenerational Dialogue Forum on Film and Theater was held on 30th November 2018 at the M-Net Studios in Jamhuri Park.
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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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Locating Community Radio as platforms for community development

The importance of radio
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Survey Report On Creatives Affected By The SARS-COV-2 (COVID-19) Pandemic

Survey Period 29th March to 9th April 2020 By Creatives Garage
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Local Taarab in Kenya: From Listening to Dancing

Taarab 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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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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