The report's core purpose is to provide a comprehensive analysis of Mombasa's creative sector, with a specific focus on youth involvement and skill development. It aims to equip stakeholders with insights and recommendations to harness the economic potential of the creative industry in Mombasa while aligning with the aspirations and talents of young people.
A notable detail about the report is its extensive data collection approach, which encompasses various research methods such as desk research, interviews, roundtable discussions, and a youth survey. This comprehensive approach ensures a deep understanding of the creative sector's dynamics, the factors influencing youth participation, their existing skills, skill gaps, and future trends. The ultimate goal is to offer evidence-based insights and actionable recommendations.
In essence, the report serves as a strategic roadmap for unleashing the creative potential of Mombasa's youth, fostering economic growth within the creative sector, and facilitating collaboration among stakeholders such as government, the private sector, and development organizations to create a thriving and inclusive creative economy in the region.
The main findings of the resource are that the creative sector in Mombasa, Kenya, holds significant economic potential, particularly for youth, but faces challenges related to skill development, monetization, and infrastructure.