Christine Semba

Consultant, curator and networker, expert for the EU and UNESCO. Christine currently leads WOMEX’s Consultancy & Special Projects department. Previously, she worked as director of professional music network Zone Franche where she led the EU-funded ‘ACP Music Festivals Network’ and before that, was director of content & programmes at WOMEX for nine years. Recent projects: music convention, Porto Musical, in Recife, Brazil; Atlantic Music Expo in Praia, Cabo Verde; SOTX Music Expo and Festival in Beijing, Circulart in Medellín and a new music forum in Havana: Primera Linea