General

On 15 April 2019 the Second Call for proposals of the ‘Culture at Work Africa – Promoting the Public Value of Culture for Social Cohesion and Urban Development’ project was successfully closed.

232 applications have been submitted from the 15 targeted African countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda and Zimbabwe.

The call supports innovative on-the-ground projects aiming at developing safe and neutral spaces for intercultural dialogue and at promoting active citizenship and intercommunity relations. The results of the evaluation process will be announced beginning of July 2019. The selected projects will participate in the upcoming Networking in Zimbabwe (2020).

Culture at Work Africa is co-funded by the European Union and implemented by Interarts; Arterial Network; Centre for Fine Arts – BOZAR; Culture et Développement; Regional Centre for the Living Arts in Africa – CERAV/Afrique; Culture Fund of Zimbabwe Trust; International Music Council – IMC; Committee on Culture of United Cities and Local Governments – UCLG, together with their associated partners African Centre for Cities and the School of Architecture, Planning and Geomatics at the University of Cape Town, the Economic Community of West African States – ECOWAS, and the Centre for Linguistic and Historical Studies through Oral Tradition – CELHTO.

For further information, please click on the following links or contact info@cultureatworkafrica.net

First callSubgrantees

Main applicant: Filière Arts et Culture (A&C) / Faculté de Lettres et Sciences Humaines / Université Abdou Moumouni
Partners: Musée National Boubou Hama du Niger / Amalion Publishing
Implementation: Niger and Senegal
Project duration: January 2019 – May 2020
Project code: 01-01093

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