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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. […]

Programme: Organization Development Job Title:  Logistics Assistant Organization: CDEA – Culture and Development East Africa Term:  One year, with possibility of renewal, three months’ probation About CDEA Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA) is a creative think tank that provides cultural and Pan-African thought leadership for creative, social and scientist innovators to create and innovate […]

Haki Ubunifu ni mtaji….Intellectual Property is capital Are creative entrepreneurs bankable? Dr. Keith Nurse, is a key speaker at the 2nd Mashariki Creative Economy Impact investment Conference, scheduled for Oct 11-12, 2018, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He is renown international creative industries expert and the World Trade Organization Chair and Senior Fellow at the […]

Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA) and Copyright Society of Tanzania (COSOTA) under the Tanzania Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment (MITI) are co-organizing the 2nd Mashariki Creative Economy Impact Investment Conference, whose theme: IP as Collateral for Financing the Creative Economy in East Africa. The conference is scheduled to take place from October 11 […]

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 […]