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Concert Charles X - From biting rap to sensual…

Charles X is as old as the era he worships. 26 years old, Dales Anthony Doss, A.K.A Charles X, seems straight out of the dawn of the 90s, in the middle of hip hop's golden age (A Tribe Called Quest, Digable Planets) and of nu soul (D'Angelo, Maxwell). Except…

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European Film Festival 2017 in South Africa

The European Film Festival is back for the 4th time at Cinema Nouveau theatres in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Durban from 5 to 14 May The lineup of films represents 12 countries, including Ireland and Croatia for the first time. Each film reflects the skills…



Dibuka receives books from the Fondation RATP and…

Thanks to the Fondation RATP, also known as the Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens which is a state-owned public transport operator headquartered in Paris, France, the Biblionef association, a book donation non-profit organisation based in France and the…

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The 8th annual Francophonie Festival is taking…

The annual Francophonie Festival at the Alliance Française Pretoria is a platform available to Embassies, Institutions, Francophone and Francophiles in Pretoria for the promotion of French cultural and linguistic diversity. The festival is a great way to…


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    Call for international applications - Students or Professionals

    The Institut National du Patrimoine welcomes international professionals and students in Cultural Heritage. The INP (Institut national du patrimoine) is an institute of higher education under the auspices of the French Ministry of Culture and Communication.…
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    France-South Africa co-production workshop in Paris on March 29-30

    France-South Africa co-production workshop in Paris A two-day co-production workshop between France and South Africa has been held in Paris on March 29-30. The event was organised by the French National Centre for Cinema (CNC) and the South African National…
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    Goût de France / Good France - 21st March

    Following the success of the first and second Goût de France - Good France events in 2015 and 2016, the celebration of French gastronomy will be held again on 21 March 2017 in South Africa and the rest of the world. Initiated by the French Minister of Foreign…
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    University Cooperation Officer - Interim position available

    EMBASSY OF FRANCE IN SOUTH AFRICAFRENCH INSTITUTE OF SOUTH AFRICA University Cooperation OfficerInterim position (4 months The Embassy of France is seeking to appoint for 4 months an Officer in charge of cooperation between universities whose main objective…
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    Africa CHIC - The Good Luck Bar - 25 March 2017

    The Alliance Française of Johannesburg, the French Institute of South Africa and The Good Luck Bar proudly present AFRICA CHIC!An evening dedicated to the beautiful sounds and garments of (not only) French-speaking Africa Saturday 25 March 2017 from 18:00The…

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