Policy, Research & Politics

North Africa Cultural Mobility Map

The NACMM – North Africa Cultural Mobility Map is a research and info-platform about residency and mobility initiatives for artists, writers and researchers interested in travelling and developing projects from within North Africa.


The Mekong Mapping Project

Practitioners’ study exploring arts ecosystems,
professional development needs and regional collaboration in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar,Thailand and Vietnam.

Mekong Cultural Hub

Asian hip hop: an homage to a genre or cultural appropriation driven by racism or ignorance

The proliferation of Asian hip hop stars wearing ‘urban’ clothing could be a symptom of Asia’s lack of sensitivity toward other cultures. Or are they just dressing up and emulating their musical heroes?

South China Morning Post

Women in Music Index

Overview of worldwide initiatives for and from women in music.

Music Cities Network

Spanish rapper due to begin jail term vows to 'disobey fascist state'

Jose Miguel Arenas Beltrán’s jail sentence for ‘glorifying terrorism’ had caused outcry.

The Guardian

"Noirs et Fiers", la musique des droits civiques

C’est dans le blues ancestral du tout début du 20e siècle qu’un sentiment de frustration, de lassitude et de profond désespoir, laisse poindre une volonté encore très timide de se rebeller.


Freemuse calls for charges to be dropped against Egyptian poet

The poet is also facing a parallel civil case related to his lyrics being used in a song by Egyptian musician Ramy Essam, who himself has a warrant for his arrest over the song and accompanying video.


Why does art matter? Why should we support the arts?

Economic rationalists would point out that most artists are economically unviable. That is true, unfortunately.

Daily Review

The Ultimate Guide for Cultural Managers

Visas for Third Country National Artists Travelling to the Schengen Area.


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