Brazil-Guiné Bissau Cultural Center
The Brazil-Guiné-Bissau Cultural Center (CCBGB) is the main channel of bilateral cooperation of the Brazilian Embassy in Bissau as far as themes related to education and culture are concerned. It offers Brazilian Portuguese language and literature courses, and also promotes cultural activities such as fine arts exhibitions, film screenings (with special emphasis to the annual film festival "Human Rights: Brazil and Guiné-Bissau”), theatre workshops (Group “Língua de Bode”), poetry workshops (Project “Vida Verso”) and other projects for children (“Casa das Letrinhas”).
The CCBGB library is one of the most comprehensive of the country, with a collection comprising about 8.500 titles, from technical books to dictionaries to fiction literature of the Portuguese speaking countries.
Other relevant projects being developed by the CCBGB are: the “Bissau Canta Brasil” _ the weekly presentation of concerts followed by a cocktail; the "Literary Prize José Carlos Schwarz of Short Stories and Poetry", and the radio program “Momento Brasileiro”, broadcasted every Friday.
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Contato e endereço:
Av. Francisco Mendes S/N Caixa Postal 29.
Phone number: (245) 642 9522