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  The Ladima Foundation, in partnership with Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA) and the Kwetu International Animation Film Festival (KIAFF), is excited to announce the 10 selected East African women who will participate in the Let Your Voices Roar animation training, to take place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania – dates and venue to […]

  Tender Submission deadline 15th January 2022 Introduction Culture and Development East Africa  (CDEA), a shareholder of SanaaBiZ Investments Limited invites tenders from a suitably qualified professional team to undertake a study to assess the feasibility of setting up a Creative Hub in Kigamboni, Dar es Salaam.  A Creative Hub is a place, which brings […]

CDEA’s Executive Director will attend the Creative Africa Nexus (CANEX) is an on-going initiative of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) designed to support the creative industries in Africa. The flagship CANEX project for 2021 will be the CANEX Summit and Live Theatre programme, a comprehensive creative industry event scheduled to take place in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South […]

The five-year period of this strategic plan will be a time for CDEA to take a leadership role in working with a broader array of key partners, and actively engage communities, governments and the private sector using culture as a tool. The fresh perspective on CDEA’s, vision, mission and understanding of its core business and […]

Are you interested in being an equity investor of a creative hub and eco hotel in Da es Salaam along the Indian ocean? This investment is a response to the growing interest from the Government of Tanzania to harness the power of the Creative and Cultural Industries (CCIs) to create inclusive job opportunities and drive […]

Are you interested in signing up to CDEA’s Gifting Partnership to enable creatives recover from the impact of the Covid-19 pandenmic? With your gift, you will bless a creative with paid-up membership to Eco Sanaa Hub. Our hub will enable creatives and social startup businesses meet their mission, through co-creation, co-learning, community and commerce, without […]

Are you looking for work space in Dar? Our innovation framework draws inspiration from technology and design innovation models whose building blocks are: co-creation, co-learning, community and commerce. We shall soon share our garden work spaces, if you prefer to work outdoors.

Are you a creative or social entrepreneur tired of working from home? If you just noded, then Eco Sanaa Hub, in Mbezi Beach, Between Shamo Park and Shamo Tower is the place for you. We offer a collaborative workspace and a green community lifestyle. We also have a beautiful garden where you can work, if […]

  This is a summary of the dialogue from The World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development that was hosted by Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA), Midundo Online Radio in collaboration with the Cultural Development Department, Ministry of Information, Culture, Arts and Sports (MICAS), Tanzania on May 21, 2020 via Zoom. Moderator Allen Henjelelle Allen […]

YOU CAN NOW APPLY FOR THE MOBILITY EAST AFRICA TRAVEL GRANT Calling all East African artists and cultural practitioners! Apply for a Mobility East Africa Travel Grant for your chance to participate, engage and explore contemporary art across East Africa. Why Mobility? We see mobility as movement, but also as building relationships and creating connections. […]