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Festival de la Francophonie 2021

Mar 13, 2021 @ 12:00 pm 3:00 pm

The Francophonie in Pretoria is an annual event that attracts over 25 Francophone Embassies and Organisations, with a public of more than 3,000 people.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this year the event will be hosted online. This change of format brings with it a number of new opportunities and challenges. With events streamed to participants through Facebook Live. With music concerts, video interviews (Voyage dans la Francophonie). We will also have some events and workshops that you can join (through teleconferencing), or view from Facebook Live. If you wish to participate, ask questions, then follow the Google Meets links, otherwise, if you just want to watch, visit the Francophonie South Africa page. It’s up to you!

A multitude of events are also planned throughout the week by the different participating Embassies and High Commissions. We are very excited to make you a part of our Online Francophonie event and hope to see you all join us!


Programme for the 13th March – Opening of the Francophonie

  • 12h00-12h15 Opening Speeches
  • 12h15-13h30 Music concerts and short videos by the participating Embassies and High Commissions (Voyage dans la Francophonie)
    • Two Concerts: Afrosound and Junior Badinga
  • 13h30 Dance Workshop (live and streamed)
  • 14h20 Spelling Bee Finals

Participate in the Spelling Bee/Participez au Spelling Bee

After the opening, there will be several events happening all throughout the month of March! Find a programme on the Francophonie South Africa Facebook page!

Alliance Française Pretoria

012 343 6563

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