The Project: Emboozi Teba Nkadde

The Project: Emboozi Teba Nkadde

EMBOOZI TEBA NKADDE which translates as ‘a conversation is never old’, is a research and development project initiated by Bayimba and implemented with the support of the British Council UK. With the development of the Bayimba Center for Visual and Performing Arts on Lunkulu Island, learning the history and identifying further opportunities for the communities…

Bayimba Foundation Activities and their alignment to the SDGs

Bayimba Foundation Activities and their alignment to the SDGs

Bayimba Cultural Foundation exhibits a remarkable commitment to advancingSustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across various sectors, thereby fostering socioeconomic prosperity and cultural vibrancy within communities. A Through various initiatives, including festivals, workshops, and capacity-building programs, Bayimba addresses goals like No Poverty (SDG 1) by empowering local artists to earn sustainable incomes. It enhances Quality Education (SDG…

Mapping The Current Landscape Of The Culture And Creative Industries In Uganda

Mapping The Current Landscape Of The Culture And Creative Industries In Uganda

A comprehensive analysis of the current landscape of the Culture and Creative Industries (CCIs) in Uganda. This mapping study, undertaken by Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA), was conducted in collaboration with the British Council, Bayimba Cultural Foundation, Cross Cultural Foundation Uganda, Kuonyesha Arts Fund, and Uganda’s Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development. It…

2021 – Festival managers’ workshop in Uganda

2021 – Festival managers’ workshop in Uganda

Call for Applications Bayimba Foundation and the Festival Academy, an initiative of the European Festivals Association, are accepting applications for the 18th edition of Atelier for Young Festival Managers event that will take place in Kampala, Uganda, between 7th and 13th August 2021. Read more on the Bayimba Academy website

World Culture Day 20

World Culture Day 20

ART, CULTURE and CRISESOpportunities and Challenges in Uganda Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Triumph of Death (detail), c. 1562, Museo del Prado, Madrid Never waste a good crisis – Winston Churchill Most of us are being confronted with yet another crisis in their lives, this time a global health crisis. Given the magnitude of its impact…

2020 ATELIER for Solidarity | re-imagine our future together/ COVID-19

2020 ATELIER for Solidarity | re-imagine our future together/ COVID-19

Open call for application 14 – 20 June 2020 The Festival Academy calls for applications for an online Atelier. Alumni of The Festival Academy are invited to apply by 20 May 2020! While we are still trying to grasp what is going on here and now with most of us in quarantine or going into lockdown while we…