Appui aux opérateurs culturels africains
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Project support

Support for cultural operators from Africa and the Caribbean

Members of French diplomatic network / Foreign professionals
The programme "Support for cultural operators from Africa and the Caribbean" is replaced by "Dialogue with Civil Society Cultural Operators".
It accompanies civil society by providing support to cultural operators for the structuring of their projects, their international cooperation strategy, the capacity building of their teams and the consolidation of their professional networks.
Operators from the African continent and the Caribbean must henceforth contact the French Institute or the Alliance Française in their country to be able to propose one or more projects.
Terms and conditions

The aim of this system is to support projects with the following priorities:

  • Supporting festivals and biennials in these territories;
  • supporting the deployment of a global strategy for organisations in the cultural and creative industries (CCIs)
  • Supporting cooperation projects which are regional (pan-African or Caribbean) or carried out with French partners;
  • Supporting short-term training projects (workshops);
  • Supporting the consolidation of professional networks (presence at markets, fairs, support for associations and networks of operators, etc.).
  • professional meetings 

It is open to cultural institutions or organisations in Africa and the Caribbean.

It is concerned with the following disciplines:

  • Architecture, Visual Arts, Circus, Design, Training, French Language, Arts, Fashion, Music, Digital Arts, Photography, Multidisciplinary Arts, Theatre.