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How to apply to study in France

Depending on the personal situation, 3 procedures are offered to students or future students in...

The France – South Africa Scholarship Programme

Call to apply for the academic year starting in September 2022: 28 May 2021 to...

Arts and Creative Industries

The DEENTAL Series Call for applications

The DEENTAL Series Workshop for writers and producers from African, Caribbean and Pacific countries is...

The call for entries for La Fabrique Cinéma 2022 is online!

La Fabrique Cinéma has been created by the Institut français, in partnership with France Médias Monde,...

Science and Innovation

PROTEA Programme 2022: Extension of the deadline! Submissions are now extended to 14 May 2021!

PROTEA is a bilateral programme supporting mobility between scientists from France and South Africa with...

OceanHub Africa accelerator program call for applications

OceanHub Africa is launching its second call for applications to join this year’s cohort of...

Governance and Human Rights

Call for Proposals: Study on interventions for the prevention of unintended early pregnancy in South Africa & Malawi

The Embassy of France in South Africa is inviting bids for a study aimed at...

Call for Proposals: Research on the resources allocated to the prevention of unintended early pregnancy in South Africa and Malawi

The Embassy of France in South Africa is inviting bids for research on the resource...


Temporary position for Assisting Manager of Campus France South Africa

The Embassy of France is seeking to appoint an assisting manager of the Campus France South Africa office who will be involved in promoting French higher education in South Africa and in the managing of the yearly scholarship programme of the Embassy. Campus France is an international organisation created by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, and the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation. The purpose of the organisation is to promote the French higher education system (HES), support and welcome international students and researchers, and manage scholarships on behalf of various funding bodies across the world. The Campus France office in South Africa exists to promote the French higher education system (HES) and to assist students who choose to study in France, through practical information…

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Arts and Creative Industries

Novembre Numérique Animation Jam 2022

Sign yourself or a team of friends up to participate from 18 to 20 November 2022. The Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct (Tshimologong) and the French Institute of South Africa (IFAS) are excited to announce that the Novembre Numérique Animation Jam is back for its 4th edition! Animators from across the African continent are invited to apply for this year’s online edition of the Novembre Numérique Animation Jam. As makers of animated works, artists and aspiring students to show off your skills in an interactive environment with other talented individuals to create an original short animation film. The Novembre Numérique Animation Jam is a group project, so the more the merrier! If you have friends with similar skills and interests, make sure they also apply! Application form here. Deadline: 12 November 2022. About the NN Animation Jam: The…

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Governance and Human Rights

Marianne Initiative – Call for applications 2023

The Marianne Initiative for Human Rights Defenders aims to better assist them in their struggle, both abroad and in France. The initiative was launched in December 2021 and provides support to human rights defenders. This support includes reception (and accommodation if necessary), the payment of a monthly grant for living in Paris, personalised support and networking with human rights defenders during a period of 6 months. This Initiative might be for you if you are committed to the promotion and defence of human rights in your country: You are a human rights defender in the sense recognised by the United Nations (, adult and of non-French nationality, regardless of your place of residence; You can provide document(s)/evidence, produced by others (recommendations, press articles, etc.), attesting to your commitment/action in…

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Governance and Human Rights

Call for Proposals: Study on interventions for the prevention of unintended early pregnancy in South Africa & Malawi

The Embassy of France in South Africa is inviting bids for a study aimed at assessing the relevance, effectiveness, coherence, and adequacy of interventions to prevent early and unintended pregnancy in South Africa and Malawi. The prevalence of unintended pregnancy amongst adolescent girls remains high in both countries, despite a multitude of stakeholders involved and interventions rolled out to attempt to prevent and manage these situations. Therefore it appears useful to reflect on the relevance, effectiveness, coherence and adequacy of the interventions deployed, as well as the volume of resources dedicated to prevention. This study will be commissioned to generate much-needed factual and analytical information about existing prevention interventions, so as to inform decision-making and future programming by stakeholders concerned (governments, civil society, etc.) This study falls under a framework…

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This one is for the African Animators!The annual 48-hour November Numerique Animation Jam is back for the 2022 edition Be a part of this pan-African event that will take place from 18 - 20 November 2022. Apply NOW before 12 November 2022 & get access to coaching from industry experts as you create a short film Register here: For more info email: animation@tshimologong.joburgTshimologong Precinct Embassy of France in South Africa Gobelins, l'école de l'image - Page officielle ... See MoreSee Less
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As a film lover, anticipation is the most important skill - not where the action takes place, but when it is going to take place.

One day remains until the most anticipated event of the year - The 2023 #JoburgFilmFestival

Have you purchased your #JFF2023 ticket?

Joburgers can look forward to the upcoming @JoburgFilmFest in various parts of the city from 31 Jan-5 Feb!

Join a rich & diverse program of screenings, masterclasses, panel discussions & workshops facilitated by industry and subject matter experts.