Artwatch Africa – capacitystrengthening artists as agents of change for democracy and human rights

The project aims at capacity-building of artists, cultural activists and human rights defenders  to increase space for freedom of expression, human rights and democracy


Tools for protection and advocay, increased cooperation and networking give stakeholders an increaced capacity to influence decision-makers to respect and implement theses rights and freedoms, and in the end enhance understanding of the importance of art and culture for society.