Are you a creative entrepreneur in the fashion and accessories design, film and music sectors, an impact investor or a development partner interested in being part of the dialogue to improve the investment ecosystem for the creative economy in East Africa?
The Mashariki Creative Economy Impact investment Conference is the place to be.
Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA) is a creative think tank that provides cultural and Pan-African thought leadership for creative, social and scientist innovators to create and innovate through structured workplace learning, incubation, research & advocacy and capacity building for social change. We also innovate on how space can be used to enhance sustainable workplace productivity and green community lifestyles.
Our niche is to design and develop evidence-based programmes that place culture at the centre of development in East Africa.
An East African Community where culture is at the centre of development
We exist to facilitate multi-stakeholders to use culture as a resource to stimulate innovation and find solutions for sustainable production and lifestyles
CDEA has two key programmes namely: Culture and Governance and Documentary and Future with two key projects that aim at improving the investment ecosystem in the culture and creative Industries in East Africa. These projects are:
· >Creative Economy Research & Advocacy in East Africa>
· >Creative Economy Incubator and Accelerator Initiative>
The objectives of the conference CDEA is organizing are: