Alliances Françaises

Alliance françaises in Southern Africa


The Alliance Française is a world-wide non-profit, apolitical and non-religious network devoted to promoting French language and Francophone cultures. The Alliance Française is the world’s largest French teaching centre with over 1,000 organisations in 134 countries, serving over 350 000 students every year, recognised and sponsored by the French government.

The Alliance Française in Southern Africa comprises French language training centres in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland and Zimbabwe, teaching French to over 5,000 students a year, with more than 100 teachers. The Alliance Française also offers a variety of workshops that make the learning experience more fun (French through music, French cuisine, theatre, travel...) as well as special programs for youngsters.

Service Offering
The Alliance Française provides many services as part of its mission of promoting French language and French culture around Southern Africa. From French courses to other languages courses, the AF is an open door to French culture through the libraries and through the rich cultural programme proposed all over the year.

- Language course
The Alliance Française in Southern Africa offer flexible training adapted to your needs and budget. Whether your motives are personal, vocational or part of a structured training plan, the Alliance Française will help you find the appropriate language program.
The Alliance Française give you access to state-of-the-art libraries, offering thousands of books, films, magazines and Cd’s as well as computer stations and video monitors
Depending on the branches, we also offer Portuguese in partnership with the CAMOES Institute, Zulu or other language courses.

- Cultural events
With over 400 projects a year, the Alliance Française provides a wide-ranging cultural program presenting a unique mix of music, theatre, visual arts and dance, with the support of the French Embassies, the French Institute of South Africa and in partnership with local companies and cultural bodies.

- Translation/Interpretation
Depending on the branch, the Alliance Française offers translation Interpretation Services of any type of document at very competitive rates.

Alliance nearby
The network comprises 20 Alliances Françaises in all major cities proposing a full range of French courses and cultural events all over the year.

- Visit Alliance Française’s website

Alliance française Johannesburg contact details:

Lower Park Drive, cnr. Kerry Road, Parkview, Johannesburg
Phone: +27 (0)11 646 11 69 / Fax: +27 (0)11 646 45 21
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Websiteof the Alliance française Johannesburg

Alliance française in Durban contact details:

22 Sutton Crescent, Morningside, Durban
Phone: +27 (0)31 312 9582 / Fax: +27 (0)31 312 2864
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Alliance française in Cape Town contact details:

155 Loop Street, Cape Town
Phone: +27 (0)21 423 5699 / Fax: +27 (0)21 423 5704
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Alliance française in Mitchell’s Plain contact details:

Wall Street, Portland, Mitchell’s Plain
Phone: +27 (0)21 392 2931 / Fax: +27 (0)21 392 9230
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Alliance française in Port Elizabeth contact details:

17 Mackay Street, Central, Port Elizabeth
Phone: +27 (0)41 585 7889 / Fax: +27 (0)41 586 3800
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Alliance française in Pretoria contact details:

99 Rivier Street, Sunnyside, Pretoria
Phone: +27 (0)12 343 6563 or 0263 / Fax: +27 (0)12 344 4293
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Alliance française in Maseru (Lesotho) contact details:

Phone: +266 2 232 5722 / Fax: +266 2 231 0475
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publie le 15/02/2016

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