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Cultural and Creative Industries Supporting Activities in Sub-Saharan Africa

Pedro Affonso Ivo Franco and Kimani Njogu
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Kenya Film Classification Board Classification Guidelines 2012

Kenya Film Classification Board Guidelines 2012
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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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Supporting Kenya’s Film Industry: The Kenya Film Commission

Kenya Film Commission Press Release
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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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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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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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Maasai Market

The Maasai market stands out for its specialty in the production and sale of traditional artefacts or curios.
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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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How Can The Arts Produce Wealth

How the arts can produce wealth
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CREATIVE INTERMEDIARIES FORUM : Supporting the Creative Industries in Kenya:

Understanding and Supporting Creative Economy in Africa: Education, Networks, and Policy.
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Theatre for community development

Examining the role of theatre in community development
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