Africa

Selected from more than a hundred projects that represented Africa

6x6 Africa Talents

6x6 Africa Talents

With Lars Boering, Managing Director of World Press Photo, as chair, the online selection committee comprises:

  • Lekgetho Makola, Head of Market Photo Workshop (South Africa)
  • Marie-Ann Yemsi, art consultant and curator (Cameroon/German)
  • Jeanne Mercier, art consultant, critic and curator (France)
  • Ferhat Bouda, photographer (Algeria)

Find out more about the nomination process. 

    6x6 Africa

    The countries included in this global region are:

    Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Dijbouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Gamba, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.