Posts tagged George Gachara
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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HEVA Supports The Growth of Creative Industry Associations In Kenya

On the 30th of January 2019, in preparation for a creative industry presidential roundtable, 42 associations representing artists, creative professionals, and artisans from all over the country, presented their memoranda at a stakeholders meeting that was convened by the Ministry of Culture and the Executive Office of the President.

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HEVA Team Shares Insights in South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya and the EU Headquarters in Brussels

Over the last few months our team has been active in Kenya as well as South Africa, Tanzania, and the EU headquarters in Brussels; sharing insights on the East African creative industry with a specific focus on access to finance and impact investment.

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HEVA Unlocks Game Changing AFD Investment for East Africa’s Creative Sector!

On Thursday 21st of June 2018 we signed a credit investment agreement with Agence Française de Développement (AFD) to advance credit and technical assistance for creative industries in Kenya. This is a project worth KES 90 Million (Euro 800,000), and is a significant part of our 2018/2022 strategy.

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Staff Updates: New Appointments & Additions to the Team

Our managing partner George Gachara - in addition to working at HEVA - has recently been appointed Interim Managing Consultant for AFDOC Ltd, a transitional institution setting up the Documentary Africa Fund (Doc-A). Doc-A is a pro-active response to the needs expressed by the documentary film community across African countries, as documented by this research report.

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