Specialists in the creative & cultural industries in Africa with a vision to build stronger societies through purpose-driven social enterprises.
Belle & Co. was founded in 2009 by Ms Rodrigues to provide research, policy and training services to governments, civil society and private sector clients who have an interest in the economic, social and cultural impact of the African creative and cultural industries.
After operating as a sole proprieter for several years, Belle & Co. is now registered in South Africa with Companies and Intellectual Properties Commission (CIPC) as a Pty Ltd company (2016/155458/07). Belle and Co. identifies as a social enterprise, operating a mission-based consultancy.
Belle & Co. offer core services in:
- capacity development including creative facilitation [online or in-person], train-the-trainer and workshop design;
- research development in the areas of social impact investment, monitoring and evaluation and general cultural and development research and theory;
- policy development in the area of social development, creative and cultural industries, arts and culture generally.
Registration: 2016/155458/07 | BBBEE Level 4 Contributor