Support for the cultural and creative sectors in ACP countries

eastern africa

Action Ignite Culture

  •  First call for proposals 

Through its “Ignite Culture” action, our East African cluster launched a first call for proposals – for the benefit of 14 countries in the region – during the period from 17 August to 15 September, which closed mid-September 2021. 

A specific section of the call dedicated to French-language proposals was open from 17 September to 3 November 2021.

A pre-selection of proposals allowed to identify 21 projects for a total amount of € 2 557 483

  •  Coming soon

In May 2022, a second call for proposals will be launched for a budget of around €1.7 million. An information and training session for potential applicants should be held somewhat earlier. More information on