Browse or search our full listing of arts and culture policy news, from IFACCA announcements, editorials and international news, to events and opportunities. Use the filters to refine your search by country, theme, topic or date.
Showing 2604 results from "Africa", ordered by Latest first.
Under the patronage of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the corporations of the music sector in Togo celebrated World Music Day on 21 June under the theme 'Together for Togolese Music'.
Africa’s Creative and Cultural Industry (CCI) has emerged as a growth industry and will play a critical role in the process of the continent’s renaissance. Experts say the CCI has power to catalyze intra-Africa trade, create millions of job opportunities for the continent’s young population and in return promote the emergence of national and regional value chains.
The Minister of Youth Sport, Arts and Recreation Honourable Dr Kirsty Coventry officially launched the zimbabwe music strategy saying it will go a long way in promoting the arts sector.
The Minister of Cultural Affairs, Dr. Hayat Qatat Al-Qarmazi, has signed two partnership agreements with the Union of Tunisian Writers and the cultural organisation Abu al-Qasim al-Shabi related to activities to encourage Tunisian writers and the promotion of Tunisian books at national and international levels.
The Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe, has been commended for his commitment to the development and promotion of arts and culture.
The Minister of Cultural Affairs, Dr. Hayat Kattat Al-Qarmazi, has authorised the reopening of the National School of Circus Arts, which was established in the mid-1990s at the National Theatre and later closed.