Call for applications
Creation Africa - Kenya
Quality entrepreneurship mLearning courses for creatives
Are you a passionate and ambitious creative based in Kenya?
Do you want to develop your business in the music or animation industries?
Then these mobile learning courses on the LAFAAAC mobile learning app are for you!
Creation Africa - Kenya
The Creation Africa – Kenya project is being supported by the French Embassy in Kenya and the Alliance Française Nairobi to provide professional development and technical support to creatives working in the digital eco-system. It is aligned to the Kenya Government’s Talanta Hela initiative that seeks to boost the cultural and creative industries as drivers of economic growth and job creation.
This mLearning programme has been designed to give Kenyan creatives in the music and animation industries the skills and knowledge to achieve success as entrepreneurs.
The “Entrepreneurship in the music industry” and “Entrepreneurship in the animation industry” courses have been developed in partnership with LAFAAAC and in collaboration with specialist institutions and recognized professionals.
Apply for the training here:
Keep increasing your entrepreneurial ambition in the cultural and creative industries with LAFAAAC!
Thanks to the Creation Africa – Kenya project, upskill for free in creative business with LAFAAAC!
Access two mLearning courses in :
Entrepreneurship in the Music industry
Understand the workings of the music industry
Produce a musical project
The fundamentals of music marketing
Entrepreneurship in the Animation industry
Discovering and accessing the animation market
Contracting in animation
Developing digital marketing and promotion in animation
Each training course will give you the key skills you need to launch your project in the music or animation sectors. Thanks to the expertise of a number of experts, you'll learn about best practice in each sector, the key players and how to get started yourself.
Each mLearning course lasts between 8 to 10 hours, which you are free to complete at your own pace, from your mobile!
The content of your training courses include written content, audio, video, expert interviews, case studies, as well as fun and engagement activities. It can be downloaded and accessible without an internet connection.
Be over 18 years old
Be resident in Kenya
Be assiduous and motivated to complete the courses
Have a career plan (project, company, career aspirations, etc.) in the music or animation sectors
Be willing to give feedback on your experience during and after the mLearning courses
How to apply?
To apply, complete the application form for one of courses on offer: Entrepreneurship in the music industry OR entrepreneurship in the animation industry by or before 18 December 2023 at 00:00 GMT.
Any incomplete application will be automatically disqualified.
For any questions or clarifications, you can contact us at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t miss this opportunity! Places are limited!
Saturday, 18 November 2023
Call for Applications open
Monday, 18 December 2023
Call for Applications closes midnight EAT
Monday, 15 January 2024
Selected applicants will be notified by email and given access to the course
Monday, 15 January to Monday, 15 April 2024
Selected applicants have 3 months to complete the mobile course
A certificate of successful completion
Evaluation of results and notification of successful completion of course
Presentation of certificate of completion
The project partners
The French Embassy in Kenya
Under the authority of the Ambassador, the Cooperation and Cultural Affairs Department of the Embassy implements and monitors cooperation actions in a variety of sectors including education, health, civil society, cultural and creative industries and sports, in addition to overseeing projects financed directly by the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE).
The Alliance Française de Nairobi is a language and cultural relations organization promoting the French language, cultural and linguistic diversity. It is one of the largest in Africa offering French language courses, translation services and the only accredited institution in Kenya for international and professional French language certification. The Alliance Française de Nairobi is one of the main cultural centres in Kenya supporting the production and presentation of artistic works across all disciplines that reflect the diversity, aspirations and contradictions of our contemporary society and a space for dialogue across cultures. It supports the French Embassy in the implementation of French-Kenyan cultural and linguistic cooperation projects.
LAFAAAC is an impact company which aims to make training
more accessible to hundreds of thousands of professionals and creatives in Africa, and to contribute to the structuring of markets and sectors of the cultural industries – and more broadly of cultural entrepreneurship – on the continent.
The company trains in cultural and creative professions (audiovisual, cinema, music, animation, fashion…) as well as cultural entrepreneurship, relying on digital tools and innovative educational approaches (digital learning, virtual classes, distance coaching, face-to-face training).