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
Jean-Baptiste CAPDEVIELLE

Cultural Attaché
Christelle FOLLY

Higher Education and Science Attaché
Leïla MATHIEU

Cooperation Attaché - French language
Benoît BILLY

Regional Attaché for Audiovisual affairs (Lagos)
Yoann TALHOUARNE

Program officer Human rights affairs and civil society
Sarah MARTIN

Role

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

  • 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
European Union Crescent, off Constitution Avenue - Central Business District, Abuja

Dernière modification : 29/09/2020

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