|Mike van Graan||South Africa||
Playwright and member of UNESCO’s Expert Facility on the 2005 Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
Independent cultural operator based in Casablanca, Morocco. Co-founder of Racines.
General coordinator of Racines, urbanist, technical scenographer, activist and consultant in cultural policies for development and human rights.
Executive director of the ISHYO Arts Center.
Artists and festivals manager, Programme Officer in the media group Génération Nouvelle, President of the Gabonese Music Export Office and Head of Arts en expression.
|Bongani Njalo||South Africa||
Artist, Co-Director at Leonandi Contemporary Gallery and Founder of The 54 Art Foundation.
Director of the Africa Fete Festival in Senegal, member of the Grand Jury for the Grand Prix for Arts of the President of the Republic (2016-2017).
Executive Director of Culture and Development East Africa (CDEA) a creative think tank in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. She is a member of the UNESCO Expert Facility for the 2005 Convention.