We are launching the second round of the Festival Management Training programme for Festival Managers working in West Africa.
This training programme will comprise two, 3-day, face-to-face workshops, online mentoring sessions and opportunities for UK residencies and professional exchanges as below:
|Workshop 1||Lagos, Nigeria||24 - 26 October 2018|
Group Mentoring Sessions
Feedback on festival business plans and other strategies.
|Online||November 2018 - March 2019|
|Workshop 2||Accra, Ghana (or other West Africa Location)||April 2019|
|Opportunity to apply for UK and West Africa residencies and placements||UK and West Africa||May 2019 onwards|
The training programme aims to:
- Enhance the artistic, technical and management skills of arts and culture festival management teams in West Africa to strengthen delivery and thus improve artistic, social and economic contribution of participating festivals to their host communities.
- Provide networking opportunities for festival managers from West Africa and the UK to enhance the sharing of best practice and collaboration.