When exploring the evolution and links between post-colonial Africa and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), it is paramount to consider the political and geopolitical aspects, which impact the organization of major events, and continue to shape the relationship that Africa has with the IOC.

Sports diplomacy has played a significant and special role in uniting a continent of diverse voices who have been able to achieve incredible goals.

To learn more about the development of major sporting events on this continent, Sylvère-Henry Cissé – author, journalist and Ambassador of the candidature Paris 2024 – offers a conference entitled Africa and the Olympic Games after decolonization.

Find out more about the conference.