Cultural and scientific centres

THE FRENCH INSTITUTE IN SOUTH AFRICA (IFAS) JPEG

The missions of The French Institute are concentrated on 2 themes: Research and Culture. It is also the cultural agency of the French Embassy.

- IFAS Culture organizes, in collaboration with its South African partners, events (cultural, artistic, musical...) all the year round. These activities lead to the development of cultural and intellectual exchanges between France and South Africa.

- IFAS Research focuses on the reconstruction of space and identities as well as social and political change in post-apartheid South Africa, through an interdisciplinary approach. The centre receives researchers, lecturers and short-term bursary holders. They can also support southern African researchers during their mission in Europe.

Dibuka
Dibuka is an Information Centre focused on France and contemporary French speaking culture. It offers about 12 000 documents in free access (books, comic strips, CDs, DVDs, Vidéos (French Cinema and documentaries), French Press.

Manager : M. Sophie DIDIERL

- Opening Hours :
From Monday to Friday : 9am to 6pm
Saturday : 9am to 1pm

- Physical address :
Angle Miriam Makeba et Gwigwi Mrwebi Str.
Newton Cultural Precinct - JOHANNESBURG

- Postal Adress :
P.O Box 542
Newtown 2113, Johannesburg

- Telephone number : 011 836 0561/2/4

- Fax number : 011 836 5850

- Mail : ifas@ifas.org.za

- Site Internet : http://www.ifas.org.za/


NATIONAL CENTER FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH (CNRS)

CNRS is a government fundamental research organization based on an interdisciplinary approach. CNRS is under the administrative authority of France’s Ministry of Research.

From 1996 onwards, CNRS office is working on strengthening relationships with South African researchers.

Representative : Mrs Sophie DIDIER

- Postal address :
P.O. Box 542
Newtown 2113, Johannesburg

- Telephone number : 011 836 0561

- Fax number : 011 836 5850

- Email : cnrs@ifas.org.za

- Website : www.ifas.org.za/research

publié le 09/12/2010

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