Sign In or Register | Wednesday, June 19, 2019
AfricaTeam,   5/15/2019 4:37:28 PM Add AfricaTeam as a Friend | Send Message
Africa See Profile
UNESCO Will Celebrate The 2019 Edition Of The African Week, During Which Various Cultural And Scientific Events Will Be Organized Under The Theme Peace, Innovation And Sustainable Development in Africa

 The Week also includes an Authors’ Lounge for a special encounter with 40 authors representing the new generation of African penmanship
PARIS, France, May 15, 2019/ -- An Innovation Hub of select African innovators with their state-of-the art inventions will run all week.

The Week also includes an Authors’ Lounge for a special encounter with 40 authors representing the new generation of African penmanship.

FESPACO Etalon d’Or film – The Mercy of the Jungle, as well as other documentary-feature films will be screened through the week.

Art exhibition, handicraft boutiques, conference on “Innovation at the service of sustainable development in Africa”, and artistic performances will be on the agenda of the week as well.

 

Audrey Azoulay Director General of UNESCO, along with ambassadors to UNESCO, African dignitaries, business and academic representatives, as well as students will attend the annual event.

Rachel Annick Ogoula Akiko, Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of Gabon to UNESCO, President of the Africa Group of UNESCO, will inaugurate the event alongside Phyllis Kandie, Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of the Republic of Kenya to UNESCO will deliver the opening speech - as Chair of the Organizing Committee.

 

 

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
SOURCE
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

Tags:UNESCO Will Celebrate The 2019 Edition Of The African Week, During Which Various Cultural And Scientific Events Will Be Organized Under The Theme Peace, Innovation And Sustainable Development in Africa
Bookmark and Share Email Email to Friends Print Print
0
Comments(0)
Please Sign In  or Register  to post a comment.
UserName:
Password:

 
Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Linkedin African Music
Most Popular



Push
Post a New Story from your Account, then Vote for it Here by clicking Push
Latest Forums
CountryTopicComments
Kenya ‘Kenya is the hotbed where all the writing happens. There is high unemployment and a job working from home is coveted. They have good English and low overheads. ‘There are thousands of people in Kenya whose job is to write essays for cheating students. There are several writers in every apartment block.’      0
Madagascar What part of Africa (City/Town) would you guys love to travel to? What would be the ideal price from your location, to your intended destination bearing in mind things like cost of living & other expenses?      0
Mozambique In 2004 A summit of African leaders was thrown into confusion when Mozambique's President Joaquim Chissano addressed the meeting in an African language "Swahili."      1
Egypt Which African team do you expect to progress farthest in the 2018 FIFA Soccer World Cup in Russia?      2
Morocco Morocco Loses 2026 World Cup Hosting Bid To USA, Canada, and Mexico      1
Tanzania Tanzania's biggest online forum "Jamii Forums" @JamiiForums forced to shut down temporarily because of Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA)      1
Latest Polls
Links
Tags
    Nigeria    Kenya    
South Africa    Ghana    
Egypt    Ethiopia    Zimbabwe    Uganda    Tanzania    
Africa    Kenya a Hot bed of Investments    Test    Pope Francis On Safari In Kenya    Malawi    Sudan    The 2nd Pan-African Cultural Festival Photos    Tunisia    2010 World Cup Draw: Which Country Has the Hottest Fans?    Somalia    
Site Map | Help | Send Feedback | Contact us | User Agreement | Privacy | About us | Advertise
Copyright © 2016-2017 Africa Updates Inc. All rights reserved