Social & Environmental Responsibility
Kenya

Mombasa Cultural Festival

Sponsored by SEACOM since 2008, the Mombasa Cultural Festival is an annual event held in December to celebrate and showcase the Mombasa and Swahili heritage. Several activities are held including soccer matches, swimming and fishing competitions, coastal traditional dances from communities living in the area, forums and lectures by Swahili scholars and students from all over the world, Swahili furniture and embroidery displays among other things. The Research Institute of Swahili Studies in Eastern Africa hosts the event.

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