Malawi Government Public Sector Investment Programme: Integrated Arts Development Project

Copyright Society of Malawi (COSOMA), supervised by the Ministry responsible for Culture
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

The Integrated Arts Development Program seeks to provide a holistic approach to address the major challenges facing the creative sector in Malawi. These include skills gap, access to finance and access to quality production and marketing services. It is against this background that the Malawi Government strives to establish an Arts School and enhance capacities of Arts Savings and Credit Cooperative (SACCO) and Arts Production and Marketing Cooperative (APMC).

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

The Arts SACCO and the Arts Production Marketing and Cooperative are now operational. Site for the School for the Arts was identified and structural designs are in place.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 


Partner(s) engaged in the implementation of the measure: 
Name of partnerType of entity
Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Department of Buildings
Public Sector
Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)