Region: Africa
Convention Status: Ratified
Date of Ratification: 21/1/2008

Point of Contact

Grace Gepke
Federal Ministry of Information and Culture
Federal Secretariat, Phase II, Blook E, Shehu Shagari Way, Maitama, P.M.B 473

News and Events

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...

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...

Nigeria’s creative ability: booming Nollywood, music, fashion and much more

Nigeria is an African cultural powerhouse. Its US$ 600-million film industry, “Nollywood”, is...


Young Specialists in Africa

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

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