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LugaFest Motivation

Creating Moments That Last a Lifetime

Luganda is an important language for conducting business in Uganda, and throughout East and Central Africa. It is essential for investors and researchers to learn the language to be able to effectively conduct business and research in the region. Luganda is also vital for creating memorable experiences for visitors to the region, as understanding the language helps to better connect with the culture and people.


The Luganda Festival Toronto is an incredible opportunity to experience the beauty and richness of the Luganda language and culture. It is the perfect event to learn about the language and to connect with the business community in Uganda and throughout East and Central Africa. Moreover the festival provides participants with an opportunity to further their understanding of Luganda through workshops, lectures and special activities. It is also a great way to connect with the Ugandan and East African communities in Toronto, learn about Luganda, and gain a better understanding of the language's role in international business.


Call for Abstracts: LugaFestTO - Unleash Your Ideas in 200 Words!


Are you a Visionary, Innovator, and Culture Enthusiast?


Are you brimming with ideas that can spark a revolution? Or do you have insights that can paint a new picture of our diverse and dynamic world? If your mind is a bubbling cauldron of thoughts waiting to overflow, we've got just the stage for you!


Welcome to the call for abstracts for LugaFestTO, the University of Toronto’s most vibrant and exhilarating cultural festival. We’re searching for groundbreaking, eyebrow-raising, and thought-provoking abstracts – and you’re invited to throw your hat in the ring!


Here’s your challenge: Can you distill your brilliant idea into a compelling 200-word abstract? We’re looking for abstracts that don't just inform, but captivate; that don't just explain, but inspire. Whether you're a seasoned presenter or a first-timer with a story to tell, we want to hear from you!


Submissions can span a variety of themes – from cultural innovations, societal transformations, to artistic expressions. If it's about making an impact, it's exactly what we're looking for.


So, ready to grab the spotlight? Submit your abstract via and join a community of changemakers, creators, and leaders at LugaFestTO. This is your chance to shine, share your vision, and maybe, just maybe, change the world – one word at a time.


Deadline’s looming, and opportunity’s knocking. Will you answer?

Send in your abstracts before February 29, 2024 and let's make LugaFestTO a festival to remember!




The LugaFestTO Team



The Luganda Festival Toronto is an annual event that celebrates the cultural heritage of the Ganda people. It is a celebration of music, dance, food, and art that is unique to the Ganda people and friends. This festival provides will an opportunity for members of the global community to come together and share their culture and traditions. It will also serves as a platform to educate the public about the rich history and culture of the Ganda people. The festival will include performances from local and international traditional dancers, drummers, and singers, as well as a variety of traditional and modern food and art. It is an event anticipated to bring together Ugandans and friends to celebrate the beauty and diversity of the Kiganda culture right here in Toronto.

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