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  • Jamafest 2019
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  • Jamafest 2019
  • Jamafest 2019

Jumuia ya Afrika Mashariki Festival

Event Name  :  Jumuia ya Afrika Mashariki Festival
Dates           :  22nd to 29th September, 2019
Location       :  Dar re Salam Tanzania
Participating Countries : Host Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda

THEME : CULTURAL DIVERSITY: A KEY DRIVER TO REGIONAL INTERGRATION, ECONOMIC GROWTH, AND PROMOTION OF TOURISM.
BACKGROUND

One of the Kenyan cultural dance during the JAMAFEST held in Uganda in the year 2017

The Festival Objectives are to:
1. Provide a platform to showcase culture as a primary driver of regional integration and sustainable development;
2. Bring together East African cultural practitioners and administrators to celebrate the rich and diverse cultural heritage as well as contemporary practice of East Africa;
3. Provide space for intercultural dialogue amongst the people of East Africa;
4. Foster the economic development of the EAC through nurturing the growth of a strong creative and cultural industry sector, and
5. Promote arts and culture as a tool in the celebration and branding of East African identity and image.

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National Sports Fund
Kenya Cultural Centre
National Museums of Kenya
Kenya National Library Service

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