The purpose of the conference was to redefine what independence means to this sector, to identify its aspirations and its available resources and potential, and to revise its strategies and its current and prospective roles with respect to the social and political changes that are now unfolding.
Dune verte is a project which aims at building peace between people in the North and South of Mali after some years of war in the North. Two books are being published to provide tools making this peace possible.
The project is coordinated by La Sahelienne Edition
The Centre for Crative Arts fulfils a function as facilitator, promoter, networker, and capacity builder, and plays a vital role in bringing to fruition the artistic potential of both Durban and the Sothern Africa.
52 interviews with professionals in music, film, theatre, dance, visual art, comedy, literature and more. Unpacking the challenges, celebrating the achievements of Ugandan creativity, this book provides important insight into the arts and culture sector of Uganda.
Bayimba Cultural Foundation is managing sales and distribution. The book is being sold at: $10 or 30,000 UGX Bayimba contact details as follows: Plot 50, Kenneth Dale-Drive Kamwokya P.O. Box 34806,
Mimetas vision is to give people access to free creative expressions, created on free terms and presented by independent institutions.
Our mission is to support and protect those who want to enhance a culture by aesthetic or intellectual means.
By both our vision and mission Mimeta highlight the impact arts have on developing open societies, including the culture itself and the political spfere.
On the strategic level Mimeta is acheiving results by supporting organisations and individuals who work on behalf of the arts, to improve the sectors´ position on rights issues, in political and legal matters, on professionalism and skills, the distribution of the arts and - in the end - the sustainability of the sector.