South Africa

Region: Africa
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 21/12/2006

Point of Contact

Cleon Noah
Department of Arts and Culture
Sechaba House
202 Madiba Street
South Africa

News and Events

Music community in South Africa mobilized for fair treatment and opportunities

Would it be possible to live in a world where music did not exist? Music is part of people's...

UNESCO project enables ten African female filmmakers to work with director Naomi Kawase in Japan

The Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, and Japanese filmmaker Naomi Kawase on Thursday...

UNESCO funds nine new projects to support culture in developing countries

Nine proposals that will boost the cultural and creative industries in nine developing countries...

Call for Applications: Immersive residency for African female filmmakers

Deadline: 10 January 2020“It is important for the film sector to make the voice of Africa heard, to...

Peer learning and participatory policy process for a dynamic culture sector in Africa

 “You are now the local experts”, concluded Avril Joffe, a member of the UNESCO Expert...


Nara residency for young African female filmmakers

The objective of the project is to empower 10 young African women filmmakers to produce quality documentary films and...

Young Specialists in Africa

Africa is a strong supporter of the 2005 Convention, boasting a high ratification rate. Many countries in the region...

Available Periodic Report(s)

Contributions to IFCD:

May 2022
US$ 8 421.00

February 2020
US$ 8 890.00

June 2019
US$ 11 885.00

December 2009
US$ 11 909.89