Annually, communities the world celebrate World Music Day on the day of the European summer solstice. The FNCC hosted one of the three celebrations held for the 22nd anniversary of World Music Day in Namibia on Saturday 24th June.
A declaration of intent and a memorandum of understanding to galvanize Franco-Namibian cultural cooperation.
On June 2nd, the Namibian and French governments signed a declaration of intent to strengthen and boost their cultural cooperation, embodied in Namibia by the Franco-Namibian Cultural Center (FNCC). During the ceremony, a memorandum of understanding – the first in 17 years – was also signed between the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture and ensures a financial contribution from the ministry for the next five years.