Posts tagged British Council
HEVA Hosts a Luncheon for Cultural Heritage Seed Fund Finalists

On Tuesday 16th April 2019, HEVA Fund hosted a luncheon for the Cultural Heritage Fund finalists at the Trademark Hotel to celebrate their success. The luncheon was graced by the Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Sports, Culture and Heritage, Amb. (Dr.) Amina Mohamed, EGH, CAV.

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Selected Projects for the Cultural Heritage Seed Fund!

In collaboration with our partners the British Council, we’re excited to announce the inaugural group of selected projects for the cultural heritage seed fund - a new facility looking to support the seeding of dynamic creative industry projects, which pioneer new ways of creating inclusive and sustainable growth through the sharing and preservation of Kenya’s cultural heritage.

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Uhuru Market Action Research: Project Partner Briefing

HEVA recently signed an MOU with the Government of Kenya to conduct an action research and Centre of Excellence pilot project with Uhuru Market stakeholders. In order to quickly discuss next steps, the British Council convened a meeting in concert with us at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Upper Hill on Friday 8th March 2019. This meeting was to brief several existing and prospective partners for the project.

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HEVA Releases Research into Four New Investment Value Chains

Over the last two years we have carried out research studies with the aim of evaluating the creative industry landscape. Our findings led us to shortlist the following four value chains: Live Music Events, Film and Digital Content, Fashion and Gaming, as the fastest-growing and highest potential sectors.

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HEVA In Ethiopia

In mid-November, we carried out a scoping trip to Ethiopia in collaboration with the British Council’s East Africa Arts programme. We wanted to gain further insight into their fashion industry and explore possible opportunities for collaborations involving their designers, other East African fashion designers and HEVA.

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