Relaunch of the Cultural Policy Task Group (CPTG)
The CPTG is a team of experts working across the cultural sector, including the cultural and creative industries. Its mission is to promote favourable conditions for the cycle of development, implementation and monitoring and evaluation of cultural policies. The CPTG provides specific support to affiliates and civil society in the sector.
African Fund for Culture Project
The African Fund for Culture is a continent-wide fund for the professionalisation of the creative sector. The fund is intended for all cultural actors and artists in order to celebrate their diversity, with special attention to young people and women. The African Fund for Culture was officially launched in Abidjan in November 2017.
African Cultural and Creative Industries Fair Project
In addition, Arterial Network are set to launch the African Cultural and Creative Industries Fair (FICCA) in 2018 to develop market access at a continental level, and to follow on from the five cultural economy conferences.