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Screening of the documentary "The Cut", winner of the ACPCultures+ Prize

The screening of this documentary, dealing with the traditional practices of female circumcision among the Kuria people of Kenya, was followed by a discussion on the fight against female genital mutilation (FGM).Ms. Beryl Magoko, director of The Cut and Ms. Assita Kanko, Municipal Councillor for the Commune of Ixelles in Brussels, shared their
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"Grigris" : movie pictures (ACP UE Cultures+ programme)

Grigris is the fifth feature length film of Chadian director Mahamat-Saleh Haroun. In official selection at the Festival de Cannes 2013, the film won the "Vulcan Award of the Technical Artist" for the remarkable quality of its photography. French Release date : July, 10 2013.
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"Cristo Rey" (ACP Cultures+ programme)

Cristo Rey is the second feature length production of Dominican director Leticia Tonos. Co-produced by four organisations (two Dominican, one Haitian and one French), the movie was shot in Dominican Republic. The release is planned in December 2013 in Dominican Republic then in France.
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Festival de Cannes 2013 (ACP Cultures+ programme)

The Secretariat of the ACP Group of States and the European Commission were present at the 66th Cannes Film Festival to present the current state of the ACPCultures+ Programme to an audience composed of representatives of institutions and professionals.
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Art against poverty (ACP Cultures+ programme)

Discover a selection of wonderful photos of the "Art Against Poverty" project. This action proposes a series of training sessions targeting Kenyan and Tanzanian artistic groups from disadvantaged environments. The photos testimony several dance and theatre performances, concerts, art therapy workshops, trainings and other art forms.
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Emily Akuno, Technical University of Kenya (ACP Cultures+ programme)

Emily Akuno is representing the Technical University of Kenya, a partner of the "African Music Development Programme", implemented by the International Council Music. Through collaborations with other universities, institutions and companies in the music industry, Technical University of Kenya gained knowledge on what skills to train their students
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Ama Ampadu, producer (ACP Cultures+ programme)

Ama Ampadu is the co-producer of Yared Zeleké's "Lamb", shot entirely in Ethiopia with a financial contribution of 400.000€ from the ACPCultures+ Programme. The project made a huge impact on whoever worked on it, one of them being an non-actress that acted for the first time and now is growing and is even playing a lead actress in a Swiss film,
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Sandro De Luca has been the project manager of the "Earth-based Architecture" project (programme ACP Cultures+)

Through this project, the ACPCultures+ Programme, the Secretariat of the ACP Group of States and the European Commission contributed to the improvement of the Earth-based Architecture in Africa. After the end of the project, CISP was able to continue the activities. In two areas in Nigeria 6000 houses are being built by CISP with aid of the UNHCR
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Steven Markovitz, Big World, South Africa (ACP Cultures+ programme)

Steven Markovitz is the producer of "Rafiki" by Kenayan director Wanuri Kahiu. The film was shoot in Kenya, employed 129 people and offered training programmes to pass on knowledge to local filmmakers and technicians. The film had a big impact on Kenya and everybody that participated in the project. This will start necessary debates about
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Glynis Miller : Enhancing the Pacific Cultural Industries: Fiji, Samoa and Solomon Islands

The project started to supply the demand for direction in the work of artists and producers. To do so, the Pacific Islands Forum trained artists such as carvers, weavers, painters and people working with materials as bone, metal and wood. With help of ACPCultures+, the project helped empower the region and people even more.

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