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AFRICAN CULTURAL RENAISANCE

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= The African Cultural Renaissance (ACR) is Africa’s digital platform for cultural heritage, providing online access to a repository of digitized cultural content from cultural institutions across Africa – from books, photos, paintings, artifacts, mixed media, infographics, animations and 3D imaging.

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