Launch of the new Programme IGNITE CULTURE!
Ignite Culture will open for applications on Monday, 11th August 2021
This Eastern Africa focused fund is part of the global ACP-EU Culture Programme which is being implemented by HEVA, in partnership with the British Council Kenya with the financial contribution of the European Union, and with further support from the Organisation of ACP (African, Carribean and Pacific) States.
This financial support should be directed towards the following activities:
increased and improved production of creative and cultural goods and services, skills building,
upgrading of infrastructure, hardware and software,
improved access to financing and a supportive policy and business environment,
expanding access to local, regional and international markets, as well as
improving visibility for creative and cultural practitioners and their work throughout the Eastern Africa region.
Ignite Culture will be open to applicants in Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.