South African Cultural Observatory

Transformation, ownership and employment in South Africa’s cultural and creative industry (CCI) and creative economy

Upload date: 22.06.22
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Transformation, ownership and employment in South Africa’s cultural and creative industry (CCI) and creative economy The purpose of this study is to (a) highlight key macroeconomic findings relating to South Africa’s CCIs, and (b) provide interpretation and analysis of the data as it pertains to policy development and implementation in accordance with the 2011 National Development Plan (NDP) and relevant policy initiatives of the arts and culture department. This report focuses on the topics of transformation, ownership, and employment in the CCIs of South Africa. In addressing these topics, a review has been undertaken of the NDP and the DAC Strategic Plan in order to provide a context for the transformation, ownership, and employment results presented in this document. In addition, a review has been undertaken of relevant reports provided by the DAC that address this topic, as well as a number of other published documents.
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