Findings of a study on creative industries in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East – released today 24th August 2021
“Voices of Creatives” is a study providing empirical evidence on the impact of Covid-19 on the culture and creative industries (CCI) in six partner countries of German development cooperation. The community-sourced project has compiled and interpreted the most advanced data to date about the impact of Covid-19 specifically on the music, fashion and design sectors in Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Senegal and South Africa. It also includes recommendations for suitable response actions.
The study was commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), implemented by the German International Cooperation with the support of VibeLab.