African music has an enormous influence on the global creative scene. Yet, the African music sector benefits only to a limited extent. Music In Africa supports African music creators in their professionalization, promotes international networking and currently operates the largest pan-African online music platform. In the second episode of the “Courage & Innovation” podcast, director Eddie Hatitye talks about recent developments in the music scene, sources of income for music creators, and the opportunities presented by the digitization of the cultural sector.
In Siemens Stiftung’s “Courage & Innovation” podcast, Dr. Nina Smidt joins experts from the foundation’s international network for discussions about inspired and inspiring innovations for sustainable development. The 15-minute episodes’ highlight socially-relevant issues and conversations that drive the work of the foundation.