The Big Culture Debate

Agenda 2063 envisioned “An Africa with a strong cultural identity, common heritage, shared values and ethics”. 

It called for an African cultural renaissance which, among other things, tapped into Africa’s rich heritage and culture to ensure that the creative arts are major contributors to Africa’s growth and transformation; and restoring and preserving Africa’s cultural heritage, including its languages. 

What are the challenges and opportunities in the arts and sports space? How can Africa achieve its envisioned cultural identity?