Cooperation and Cultural Department

Organigram

Counsellor for Cooperation and Cultural Action,
Director of the French Institute in Nigeria,
Administrative Director of the French Institute for Research in Nigeria (Ibadan)

Rafaël PONT

Cooperation Attaché
Héloïs ELLIEN

Cultural Attaché
Christelle FOLLY

Cooperation Attaché for University and Scientific Cooperation
Leïla MATHIEU

Cooperation Attaché - French language
Benoît BILLY

Human rights affairs and civil society
Hélène BROUSSEAU

Regional Attaché for Audiovisual affairs (Lagos)
Yoann TALHOUARNE

Role

The cooperation and cultural department of the embassy defines and develops collaborations between France and Nigeria in the areas of culture, science and education.

  • Support and promote teaching of the French language
  • Promote artistic exchanges in all sectors and industries of the creative arts
  • Secure the support of France for relevant local civil society initiatives
  • Develop structural and operational collaborations with different actors within the development, Human Rights and environmental sectors
  • Encourage Nigerians to study in France and develop cooperation and collaboration between French and Nigerian institutions of higher education.

Contact details

Embassy of France in Nigeria
Cooperation and Cultural Action Department
37, Udi Hills Street, Off Aso Drive, Maitama, Abuja
Secretariat: : paul.atchade@diplomatie.gouv.fr

Dernière modification : 12/09/2019

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