• 18 January 2019

    MyFrenchFilmFestival, 9th edition

    With all new films and partner platforms, this year’s festival showcases the next generation of French-speaking filmmakers and gives Internet users around the world the opportunity to share their love of cinema. This year, the festival is free in Nigeria!

  • 13 December 2018

    Franco-Nigerian audiovisual co-productions – Call for projects

    The French Embassy in Nigeria is organizing the first Franco-Nigerian co-production meeting. It will take place in Lagos on the 2nd and 3rd of July 2019 at the Alliance française.
    Deadline for applications: April 1st, 2019

  • 10 December 2018

    The French Embassy celebrates International Human Rights Day at the Institut français

    On December 5, 2018, in celebration of International Human Rights Day, the Institut français du Nigéria hosted an audience of 150 people for the screening of Aïcha Macky’s documentary feature «The Fruitless Tree".

  • 8 December 2018

    70 Years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

    Adopted in Paris on 10 December 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights created the foundation on which all the international mechanisms to defend human rights have been built. For France, this 70th anniversary is the opportunity to recall that human rights should be defended and strengthened everywhere in the world.

  • 30 November 2018

    The G20 Summit in Buenos Aires: putting multilateralism high on France’s agenda (30 Nov. - 1 Dec. 2018)

    Argentina has held the G20 Presidency since 1 December 2017. On 30 November and 1 December 2018, it will host the Leaders’ Summit in Buenos Aires. This event will mark the 10th year since the first Leaders’ Summit took place in 2008 in response to the global financial crisis.

    French Development Agency



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