CDEA gets ECOSOC Special Consultative Status

The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in its 2018 Regular Session of Committee on NGOs  endorsed the recommendation of the Committee on NGOs and granted special consultative status to Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA). Consultative status provides NGOs with access to UN bodies that are open to NGOs, including ECOSOC and the Human Rights […]

African Art-ivists Visit CDEA

1.MS- TCDC’s Art-ivists in Residence are in Dar es Salaam on a mission to seek inspiration from the creative community in our city. They dropped by CDEA to say hello and could be visiting your space this week. Keep your doors and minds open to this exciting team of African Art-ivists who a part of […]

We are Hiring! Business Development Manager

Introduction: About CDEA CDEA is a Creative Think Tank based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania dedicated to providing services to artists, cultural leaders, creative entrepreneurs, cultural officers and urban planners, development and corporate organizations, civil society organizations and academics, government and intergovernmental bodies in: innovation, research and development, artists and cultural development, tourism and development […]

EAVC 2016 Design and Build Challenge

ABOUT EAVC East Africa Vibes Concert (EAVC) held on the first Saturday of August, is an annual event now highlighted on the cultural calendar of East Africa. It aims to promote emerging conscious musicians, poetry and spoken word artists, as well as expand the market for conscious artists in East Africa. EAVC therefore provides the […]

CDEA Appoints an Advisory Board

Gilbert Hagabimana Gilbert is a national of Burundi. He holds a Master’s Degree in Law (LL.M) focused on Law of Regional Integration and East African Community law from the University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LL.B) from the University of Burundi (Burundi). He is currently a lecturer at Martin […]

Call for Applications: Editors and Writers Training Workshop.

Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA)’s Writers Lounge in collaboration with African Writer’s Trust (AWT) will host a writers and editors workshop for budding writers, sub-editor/ editors and book editors in Dar es Salaam. The workshop will be held from 9-11 March 2016 at Eco Sanaa Terrace, Mikocheni B. The workshop will be crowned by […]

Call For Incubatees – Musicians

CDEA’s Creative Economy Incubator in collaboration with GIZ and the EAC makes a call for its Audio-visual Incubation Programme focusing on musicians in Uganda and Tanzania, to take place in Dar es Salaam within a period of one year. CDEA’s Creative Economy Incubator that is being supported by the Incubator for Integration and Development in […]