The Institute recognises the importance of visionary ideas and teams up with festivals like Fak'ugesi, one of Africa's best creative digital workshops, to share these groundbreaking innovations from South Africa and the African continent at large.

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Fak’ugesi Festival 2021 – #BUILDCOZYOUHAVETO

SAVE THE DATE 14-24 October 2021 – Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival announces theme, dates and new curator for 2021’s hybrid event: #BuildCozYouHaveTo The annual celebration of tech-powered African creativity […]

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Calling on all SMEs, startups and researchers working within the Agriculture Technology (AgTech) landscape! 

The World Bank Group and the French-South African Agricultural Institute (F’SAGRI), in partnership with the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), the French Embassy and the French Ministry for Agriculture are […]

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Viva Afritech! Viva the South African start ups

It has been one month since the close of this year’s...

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Key Partnership Projects

A partnership with major incubators and Technology Transfer Offices of the...

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Calling on all SMEs, startups and researchers working within the Agriculture Technology (AgTech) landscape! 

The World Bank Group and the French-South African Agricultural Institute (F’SAGRI),...

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Fak’ugesi Festival 2021 – #BUILDCOZYOUHAVETO

SAVE THE DATE 14-24 October 2021 – Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation...

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A co-production between Showmax and CANAL+ “Spinners” is currently filming in Cape Town! 🚗💨Shot in English, Kaaps and Afrikaans, it is produced by Joachim Landau and Raphaël Rocher for French indie Empreinte Digitale and co-produced by #NativesatLarge.The action-drama revolves around the popular motorsport known as “spinning” with high-speed cars and stunts. The series follows Ethan, a teenage driver working for a local gang, who discovers a possible way out through spinning.We love to see collaborations like this!Photo © Craig Kolesky/Red Bull Content Pool ... See MoreSee Less
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📢Vacancy in the Consulate General of France in Cape TownThe French Consulate General in Cape Town is looking for a Political, Economic, and Communication Officer to cover for a colleague who is on maternity leave.This is intended to be a four-month period.Send your CV and cover letter to consulat.le-cap-fslt@diplomatie.gouv.fr before September 1st.Full details here: tinyurl.com/5yctfyrs#jobseekers #JobSeekersSA #offredemploi ... See MoreSee Less
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The @AF_Pretoria in Partnership with the @IF_SouthAfrica and Open Window hosted a Film Screening of the acclaimed film "France".

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A co-production between @ShowmaxOnline & @canalplus “Spinners” is currently filming in CPT! 🚗💨

Shot in English, Kaaps and Afrikaans, it is produced by Joachim Landau and Raphaël Rocher for French indie @empr1tedigitale and co-produced by #NativesatLarge.

📸Craig Kolesky