“Voyage en Francophonie”: A concert celebrating Francophone Women!
Presented by The Cultural Center of the Lycée Français de New York and The Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF).
Celebrating “Francophone Women, Resilient Women” on Women’s History Month and International Francophonie Day (March 20th)
The concert is held under the high patronage of the Secretary-General of the International Organization of the Francophonie, Mrs. Louise Mushikiwabo and The Ambassador of France to the United Nations, M. Nicolas de Rivière.
Come watch Andréanne A. Malette, Yseult, Emel Mathlouthi, Moonaya, and Mino Cinelu perform!
The concert is free.
Live: “Voyage en Francophonie”
Saturday March 20 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET
About the Cultural Center: The Cultural Center of the Lycée Français de New York offers an exciting program of events and activities focused primarily on French and Francophone cultures. The Cultural Center is part of the Lycée Français de New York, an independent, bilingual French and American school offering a bilingual French and American education of the highest standard to students in Nursery to 12th Grade from over 50 nationalities.culturalcenter.lfny.org
About L’Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF): The OIF was officially created on March 20, 1970, following the initiative of the Senegalese poet Léopold Sédar Senghor. Twenty-one states signed the agreement for what was initially called the Agency of Cultural and Technical Cooperation (ACCT), and which institutionalized the French language. The Centre for the Francophonie of the Americas helps forge links with 33 million francophones and Francophiles of the American continent and ensures a better mutual knowledge of French-speaking communities. For more information francophoniedesameriques.com.