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This section brings together institutional documents; reference studies; articles; practical tools and external links to websites with relevant information on the cultural field in Africa. Thematic key words allow classifying resources both by theme and region.




Institutional documents

African Union , Declaration of the Heads of State and Government of the Organization of African Unity on the cultural aspects in the Lagos Plan of Action.
1985, EN, 3 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies


African Union , Culture-in-Education And Education-in-Culture.
2005, EN, 12 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies, Culture and Development


African Union , Nairobi Plan of Action for Cultural Industries in Africa.
2005, EN, 44 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies, Cultural Industries


Coalitions and cultural professional organisations from African member countries of the Commonwealth, Johannesburg Declaration First Meeting of Coalitions and Cultural Professional Organisations from African member countries of the Commonwealth.
2007, EN, 2 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Diversity


SADC, SADC/EU Negotiations on EPA: Establishing a Mechanism for Regional Consultation on Important Issues relating to Cultural Industries, Copyright and related rights within the SADC Region - Mangochi, Malawi 10 to 14 October, 2004 - Final Communique.
2004, EN, 6 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation, Cultural Policies, Intellectual Property




Studies

African Union , Symposium on the Policies, Strategies and Experiences in the Financing of Culture in Africa, 5-9 June 2000, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire - Final Report.
2000, EN, 106 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture, Cultural Policies, Economy of Culture


Agence Intergouvernementale de la Francophonie , BICFL-Revue Noire, Kyrnea International, ATEMA Conseil, Evaluation externe du Marché des Arts du Spectacle Africain - MASA - Rapport de Synthèse.
2001, FR, 50 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation, Cultural Industries


Arterial, The Arterial Conference - Vitalising African Cultural Assets - 5-7 March 2007, Goree Island, Senegal - Conference Report.
2007, EN, 28 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries, Cultural Diversity


CE,AFAA, BICFL,KYRNEA International,ODAS Africa, Les festivals de Théâtre en Afrique Subsaharienne: Bilan, Impact et Perspectives - p. 51 à 100.
2003, FR, 49 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries, Funding for Culture


CE,AFAA, BICFL,KYRNEA International,ODAS Africa, Les festivals de Théâtre en Afrique Subsaharienne: Bilan, Impact et Perspectives - p.1 à 50.
2003, FR, 50 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries, Funding for Culture


ILO, Avril Joffe, Natalie Jacklin, SEED WORKING PAPER No. 53 - Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: The Film and Television Industry.
2003, EN, 106 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Culture and Development, Intellectual Property, Cultural Industries


ILO, Cecile Ambert, SEED WORKING PAPER No. 49 - Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: The Music Industry.
2003, EN, 79 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Cultural Industries, Intellectual Property, Cultural Policies, Culture and Development


ILO, FIM, Jean Vincent, La situation sociale des artistes-interprètes de la musique en Asie, en Afrique et en Amérique latine.
2001, EN, 302 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Cultural Industries


ILO, Jean Vincent, The social situation of musical performers in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
2003, EN, 119 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Culture and Development, Intellectual Property


ILO, Steven Bolnick, SEED WORKING PAPER No. 50 - Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: The Ethno-tourism Industry.
2003, EN, 79 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Culture and Development, Cultural Industries, Intellectual Property


ILO, The Trinity Session, SEED WORKING PAPER No. 51 - Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation andSmall Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Crafts and Visual Arts.
2003, EN, 128 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Culture and Development, Cultural Industries, Intellectual Property


OCPA, Interarts, Unesco, Indicateurs culturels : la perspective africaine.
2004, FR, 9 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Statistics


Paul Nchoji Nkwi , Intellectual Property in Africa.
EN, 11 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Intellectual Property


UNESCO, Tendances des Marchés Audiovisuels, Perspectives Régionales - Vues du Sud.
2006, FR, 400 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Cultural Cooperation, Cultural Industries, Cultural Statistics


UNESCO, African Union, Cultural industries for development in Africa: Dakar Plan of Action, Final report of the Meeting of Experts on Cultural Industries in Africa.
1992, EN, 48 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies, Cultural Industries


UNESCO, World Bank, UNICEF, La dimension culturelle du développement en Afrique: décision, participation, entreprises - Séminaire régional.
1992, FR, 93 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Union Africaine, UNESCO, Sources, possibilités et expérience de l'UNESCO en matière de financement de la culture Symposium sur les politiques, les stratégies et les expérience de financement de la culture en Afrique.
2000, FR, 29 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture




Articles

Ayoko Mensah , Les réseaux, remède miracle du développement culturel ? Africultures.
2007, FR, 6 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation


Ayoko Mensah, Les cultures africaines sont-elles à vendre? Éléments sur la situation du secteur culturel en Afrique, Africultures.
2007, FR, 10 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Cheick Oumar Sissoko, La contribution des industries culturelles au développement des pays du Sud, Africultures.
2007, FR, 4 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Commonwealth Foundation, Country profile: Ghana.
EN, 5 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Commonwealth Foundation, Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda, Country profile: Uganda.
EN, 4 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Daniel Delas, Regard sur la politique culturelle de Senghor (1960-1980) Africultures.
2006, FR, 5 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies


ILO, Small Enterprise Development and Job Creation in the Culture Sector in the SADC Region - Performing Arts - Abstract.
EN, 1 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture, Cultural Industries


Isabelle Bosman, Politiques culturelles africaines et coopération culturelle européenne : le Manuel du Secrétariat ACP, Africultures.
2007, FR, 8 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation, Cultural Policies


Saliou Ndour, Le développement des industries culturelles : une exigence de l’afrique dans le contexte de la mondialisation.
FR, 7 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


SPK Fredericks, Funding for Arts and Culture in the New South Africa.
EN, 13 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture


The Cross-Cultural Foundation of Uganda, Emily Drani, Development from a cultural perspective: Understanding culture and development in Uganda.
EN, 6 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development




Practical Tools

Arterial CAJ, Agoralumière International, Arterial Network's Bibliography to the Creative Economy in Africa - The African Creative Economy - Arts, Culture and Creativity Research in Africa.
2009, EN, 292 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture


Commonwealth Foundation, Recognition and Validation - Case Study: FEMRITE Training Programme in writing and personal empowerment skills.
EN, 3 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries, Culture and Development


Commonwealth Foundation, Cultural Understanding - Case Study: Triangle Arts Trust.
EN, 2 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Mobility


Commonwealth Foundation, Case Study: Shadows Have No Voice - Culture & Development.
EN, 2 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Commonwealth Foundation, Rulu Arts Promoters - Culture & Development- Case Study: Promoting Good Governance by Building Leadership Capacity.
EN, 2 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Commonwealth Foundation, Recognition and Validation - Case Study: Kuona Trust - supporting visual arts in Kenya.
EN, 3 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Commonwealth Foundation, Case Study: Development of Artists and the Art Form Itself.
EN, 2 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Commonwealth Foundation, Nicole Brown, Commonwealth Culture Toolkit - Overview.
EN, 4 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development, Cultural Industries, Cultural Diversity


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Ethno-tourism - Boxes.
2003, EN, 6 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Ethno-tourism - Industrial design: A mechanism to protect traditional handicrafts.
2003, EN, 1 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Intellectual Property, Cultural Industries


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: The Music Industry - Music industries in the SADC region.
2003, EN, 12 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Crafts and Visual Arts - Country Overviews.
2003, EN, 26 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: The Music Industry - Annex 3 Case Studies: Zambia, Zimbabwe.
2003, EN, 3 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Crafts and Visual Arts - Cross-country Links and Projects.
2003, EN, 3 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: The Film and Television Industry - Boxes.
2003, EN, 11 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Crafts and Visual Arts - Annex 2 Recommendations for crafts and visual arts.
2003, EN, 5 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Ethno-tourism - Annex 1 Namibia; Annex 2 Zimbabwe.
2003, EN, 7 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development, Cultural Industries


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Crafts and Visual Arts - Boxes and Case Studies.
2003, EN, 12 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


ILO, Promoting the Culture Sector through Job Creation and Small Enterprise Development in SADC Countries: Ethno-tourism - Intellectual Property and Traditional Knowledge.
2003, EN, 3 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Intellectual Property


TradeCom Facility, National Arts Council of Namibia, Terms of Reference for a Technical Assistance Project- Name of applicant: National Arts Council of Namibia (NACN) .
2008, EN, 15 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Funding for Culture, Cultural Industries, Cultural Policies


UNDP, Human Development Report 2004 - Multilingual education in Papua New Guinea; How many languages are there in Africa? .
2004, EN, 2 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Diversity


UNDP, UNCTAD, Creative Economy Report 2010 - CreativeEconomy.
2010, EN, 9 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Economy of Culture


UNDP, UNCTAD, Creative Economy Report 2010 - An application of production-chain analysis: The music industry in sub-Saharan Africa.
2010, EN, 3 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


UNDP, UNCTAD, Creative Economy Report 2010 - Africa Remix: Africa speaking loudly, brightly and colourfully.
2010, EN, 2 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


UNDP, UNCTAD, Creative Economy Report 2010 - The development dimension.
2010, EN, 14 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


UNDP, UNCTAD, Creative Economy Report 2010 - Boxes on Television and Cinema.
2010, EN, 10 pages.
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries




Links :

Africa Centre
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Africultures, La culture : enjeu de développement pour l'Afrique, Youma Fall, 2007
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Africultures, le site et la revue de référence des cultures africaines
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Afrik.com, Accords de Partenriat Economique UE-ACP: une menace pour l'Afrique
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation


Afriscope, Quelles relations entre l'Afrique et les Caraïbes?
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation


Art Moves Africa, Boursiers d'Ama, 2006, Luc Mayitoukou, Manager Culturel
Keywords : Africa, Mobility


ArtMovesAfrica, Les bourses AMA
Keywords : Africa, Mobility


Arts in Africa, les Newsletters
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


CulturesFrance, Afrique et Caraïbes en Créations
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Cooperation


Imagine Africa, The Campaign to Promote and Strenghten African Arts by Mimeta
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Mobility Hub Africa
Keywords : Africa, Mobility


Nigerian Arts and Culture Directory, Newsletters
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


Observatoire des Politiques Culturelles en Afrique, Institutions Culturelles Africaines
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies


Observatory of Cultural Policies in Africa, African Cultural Policy Documents
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Policies


OECD, Perspectives ouest-africaines, Les ressources pour le développement, 2009
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


ProudFlesh, Afrikan Journal of Culture, Politics and Consciousness
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Thuto, Film-making in Botswana, 2005
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries


UNCTAD XII, Creative Africa
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


UNESCO, L’Unesco soutient les professionnels des médias à s’engager pour la paix sociale, 2007
Keywords : Africa, Culture and Development


Virtual Museum of Contemporary African Art
Keywords : Africa, Cultural Industries