Coordinated by Kane Liman Monza (Mauritania), Assalamalekoum Festival/Arterial Network;
with Eddie Hatitye (South Africa), Music in Africa;
Christine Semba (France/Germany), Piranha Arts
WOMEX has never taken place so close to the African coasts as this year - a perfect opportunity to start a network meeting around Africa.
This network meeting is for all African delegates and artists and for all WOMEXicans working with African music or wanting to find out more about the great dynamic, diversity, creativity and challenges of this vibrant continent.
Meet and exchange to facilitate promotion and circulation of African music and music professionals.
Arterial Network is a Pan-African initiative whose mission is to create civil society networks of cultural role players and empower their work for the cultural dimension of development on the continent.
Music In Africa is the leading information and exchange web portal dedicated to the African music sector. A non-profit initiative, Music In Africa is implemented by the Music In Africa Foundation together with many other developmental projects, including mobility funding, trading, and instrument building.