Art / Culture in Côte d'Ivoire

  • Africa: Crafting an African Victory for the World

    BOTSWANA, 2017/07/12 On May 25, 1963, Africans gathered in Addis Ababa to create the Organisation of African Unity, the precursor to today’s African Union. It stood tall in the minds of Africans who decided to unite for a common cause. It demonstrated our ability to set aside differences in order to make the world a better place. Presently, on 1 July 2017, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia will stand at the helm of the the World Health Organisation with the ambition to reform, transform and make world health and agile partner of economic transformation for the world.
  • Ivory Coast recreates its history with arts exhibition

    ABIDJAN, 2016/05/27 Often called the “jewel of West Africa,” Ivory Coast has been a model of economic prosperity and political stability compared to its other African nations since its independence in 1960. Indigenous graphic art traditions are found in abundance in the country, inclunding wood sculpting, weaving, pottery and mask making. The country recently held an exhibition under the theme: ‘Where are we headed to?’ to showcase the historical evolvement in Ivory Coast since independence.