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  • OIF sec-gen, Moroccan Premier discuss cooperation
    10 november 2010 14:29:00
    Rabat- Morocco (PANA) -- The Secretary-General of the International Organization of the Francophone (OIF), Abdou Diouf, Tuesday in Rabat held cooperation talks w i th Moroccan Prime Minister Abbas El Fassi, the Moroccan National Radio reported W ednesday. Full text...

  • 5th Nouakchott national film week holds 23-29 Nov
    10 november 2010 11:47:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) -- The 5th Nouakchott national film week (SENAF) will hold 23-29 November in the Mauritanian capital, according to a statement made available to PANA. Full text...

  • Libyans show passion for vintage cars
    06 november 2010 10:13:00
    Tripoli- Libya (PANA) -- Libyans are showing passion for "Vintage Cars", going by the number of callers at the pavilion for such cars at the current fourth editi o n for the international car show in Tripoli, Libya. Full text...

  • Moroccan professor to receive "2010 translation prize" Tuesday
    06 november 2010 09:08:00
    Rabat- Morocco (PANA) -- The secretary-general of the international francophone o rganization (OIF), Abdou Diouf, will Tuesday in Rabat, Morocco, award the 2010 t r anslation Prize to the Moroccan professor, Abdesselam Cheddadi, the Arab Organiz a tion for Education, Culture and Sciences (ALESCO) said here Friday. Full text...

  • CPLP ambassadors to promote Lusophone culture in Arab region
    04 november 2010 17:27:00
    Luanda- Angola (PANA) -- The ambassadors of Portuguese-speaking countries to Egyp t (Angola, Mozambique, Portugal and Brazil), met Wednesday in Cairo, the capital , to form a group aimed at promoting culture and literature of their people in th e Arab region. Full text...

  • Researcher outlines criteria for African language for sciences
    04 november 2010 07:28:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Cameroonian researcher Emmanuel Fotso Kings on Wednesday proposed six criteria to be satisfied by an African language to be used in teaching science and economics. Full text...

  • Researcher outlines criteria for African language for sciences
    03 november 2010 22:58:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Cameroonian researcher, Emmanuel Fotso Kings, on Wednesda y proposed six criteria to satisfied by an African language to be used in teachi n g science and economics. Full text...

  • African traditional leaders meet in Zimbabwe
    27 october 2010 11:48:00
    Harare- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- Traditional leaders from several African countries beg an a meeting on Wednesday in Zimbabwe, focusing on how they can strengthen their authority and ensure local economic empowerment. Full text...

  • First batch of Ghanaian Muslims leave for Hajj
    26 october 2010 11:16:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- The first batch of Ghanaian Muslims undertaking this year' s pilgrimage left Accra on Monday night for Saudi Arabia. Full text...

  • 10,000 Nigeriens for pilgrimage to Mecca
    26 october 2010 10:46:00
    Niamey- Niger (PANA) -- Ten thousand Nigeriens will perform this year pilgrimage to the holy places of Islam in Saudi Arabia, PANA learned Tuesday from official sources. Full text...

  • Congolese animation film hailed at SESAM project exhibition
    25 october 2010 18:21:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- Overwhelmed by their scintillating display at the fi rst international cartoon and animation film festival, being held in Kinshasa si n ce 18 October, officials have classified the Congolese animation film as one of t he richest in content. Full text...

  • Guinea Bissau to create more mangroves, parks by 2012
    25 october 2010 17:55:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Guinea Bissau is to create more cultural sites under a p rogramme designed to establish more mangroves, parks, biosphere reserves and for e st patches in two years, according to a statement from the World Wildlife Fund ( W WF). Full text...

  • Senegal to host FESMAN in December
    24 october 2010 08:07:00
    Montreux- Switzerland (PANA) -- The Senegalese President, Abdoulaye Wade, on Satu rday confirmed that the World Festival of Negro Arts (FESMAN) would take place f r om 10 to 31 December in Dakar , the Senegalese capital. Full text...

  • Mgr Monsengwo appointed DR Congo Cardinal
    21 october 2010 23:02:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- Pope Benedict XVI on Wednesday appointed the Archbishop of Kinshasa, Laurent Monsengwo Pasinya, Cardinal of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), according to the Vatican. Full text...

  • UNESCO to protect five sites in occupied Palestinian, Arab territories
    21 october 2010 17:34:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- The 185th session of UNESCO's Executive Board Thursday to ok decisions aimed at protecting five cultural heritage sites in occupied Palest i nian and Arab Territories. Full text...

  • Malian musician, Keita, named ACBF Goodwill Ambassador
    21 october 2010 11:43:00
    Kampala- Uganda (PANA) -- Renowned Malian singer Salif Keita, better known around the world as the ''Golden Voice of Africa'', is to support the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) in its capacity development effo rts on the continent. Full text...

  • 2010 'Stars of African cultural integration' holds November
    18 october 2010 09:49:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- The 2010 edition of 'Stars of African cultural integrati on (SICA)', an event aimed at promoting African integration, will take place 22-28 Nov. Full text...

  • Nigerian Uti wins Big Brother Africa's US$200,000 prize money
    17 october 2010 19:37:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- Nigerian contestant Uti Nwachukwu Sunday emerged the win ner of the 'Big Brother Africa' reality show on South African pay television Mnet-Africa, smilin g away with the US$200,000 prize money. Full text...

  • Eleven sites added to Global Geoparks Network
    05 october 2010 16:59:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- At its ninth European Geoparks Conference on the Island o f Lesvos in Greece, from 1 to 5 October, the Global Geoparks Network Bureau anno u nced the admission of 11 new members from nine countries. Full text...

  • Botswana touts policy in favour of HIV-positive children
    30 september 2010 10:09:00
    Moscow- Russia (PANA) -- The coordinator of the National Aids Control Agency of B otswana, Richard Matlhare, on Wednesday presented his country's experience on th e management of HIV-infected young children at first global conference on early c h ildhood education in Moscow. Full text...

  • NGO wants children taught traditional games
    29 september 2010 16:09:00
    Moscow- Russia (PANA) -- The Chairperson of the Beninese NGO, Human Games, Mary Josephine Kora Thama here Wednesday urged African states to make traditional games a pillar of early childhood education and care. Full text...

  • 'Education, health linked in early childhood in Africa'
    29 september 2010 13:32:00
    Moscow- Russia (Moscow) -- Sharing his experience with fellow participants at fir st world conference on early childhood care and education in Moscow, Senegalese p aediatrician and nutritionist Guelaye Sall, said on Tuesday that his research fi n dings had established a formal link between education and health nutrition durin g early childhood in Africa. Full text...

  • UNESCO profers solution to finance early childhood education in Africa
    29 september 2010 12:34:00
    Moscow- Russia (PANA) -- The Director of UNESCO's Regional Bureau for Education i n Africa (BREDA), Anne-Therese Ndong-Jatta, said Tuesday in Moscow, Russia, that the problem of financing early childhood care and education in Africa could be s e ttled through better allocation of budgetary resources. Full text...

  • Towards a national strategy for early childhood in DRC
    28 september 2010 17:37:00
    Moscow- Russia (PANA) -- Congolese Minister of National Education, Maker Mwangu F amba, said here Tuesday that his country would soon adopt a national strategy fo r early childhood. Full text...

  • Specialist optimistic about future of early childhood in Africa
    28 september 2010 16:50:00
    Moscow- Russia (PANA) -- A specialist in early childhood, Bonaventure Maiga of Ma li, Tuesday in Moscow, Russia, expressed optimism about the future of early chil d hood education and care in Africa. Full text...

  • Expert makes case for early childhood care in conflict situations
    28 september 2010 11:53:00
    By Abba Seidik- PANA special correspondent Moscow, Russia (PANA) -- An expert on child health and development, Prof. Full text...

  • Africa urged to catch up on early childhood education
    27 september 2010 16:23:00
    Moscow- Russia (PANA) -- African governments have been called upon to show the political will and creativity to make up for the delay in early childhood education and care. Full text...

  • Africa well represented at conference on early childhood
    27 september 2010 12:53:00
    Moscow- Russia (PANA) -- A number of African ministers are taking part in the first world conference on early childhood education and care, which opened Monday in Moscow, PANA reported. Full text...

  • Africa, Brazil cultural links exhibited at dance festival
    21 september 2010 21:21:00
    Lyon- France (PANA) - â" The cultural links between Brazil and Africa, especially in the domain of music and dance, were exhibited on Tuesday at a festival of da n ce in the French city of Lyon. Full text...

  • Ivorian First Lady autographs book
    18 september 2010 11:50:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Ivorian First Lady, Simone Ehivet Gbagbo, on Friday in D akar autographed her book â?Paroles d'honneurâ? (Words of honour) which, she sa ys, narrates the history of the complex stakes which her country is facing, espe c ially with Franأ§afrique, France's relationship with Africa. Full text...

  • Chadian film director Mahamat Haroun awarded prize at Mostra de Venise
    06 september 2010 22:55:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Chadian film director Mahamat Saleh Haroun on Monday rec eived the Robert Bresson Prize at the 67th edition of the biennial International cinematographic festival called Mostra de Venise, Radio France Internationale (R F I) announced. Full text...

  • Congo to ratify convention on intangible cultural heritage
    24 august 2010 21:59:00
    Brazzaville- Congo (PANA) -- Congolese Senators on Monday passed a bill authorising the ratification of the 2003 UNESCO Convention for the Safeguard of the Intangible Cultural Heritage. Full text...

  • 19-year-old crowned Miss Togo 2010
    22 august 2010 15:04:00
    Lome- Togo (PANA) -- Miss Gertrude Armande Akumah, a 19-year-old, third-year Mana gement student, was Saturday night crowned Miss Togo 2010 at a magnificent grand finale in Lome, the capital of Togo. Full text...

  • Mauritanian writer competes for Ivorian prize in Literature
    20 august 2010 21:32:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) - – The novel, “Les nouvelles du désert”, written by Mauritanian journalist M'Bareck Ould Beyrouck, is among the five works selected for the 2010 edition of the Prize “Ivoire de la Littérature africaine d'expression francophone”. Full text...

  • Libya to host African-Arab cultural conference
    13 august 2010 23:06:00
    Tripoli- Libya (PANA) -- Libya will host a two-day African-Arab cultural conferen ce devoted to the role of the intellectual in the consolidation of identity and t he achievement of African-Arab cultural interaction from 24 October. Full text...

  • World Orchestra for Peace to promote UNESCO message
    03 august 2010 19:22:00
    New York- US (PANA) -- The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO) has selected the World Orchestra for Peace, an ensemble of musicians fro m more than 40 countries, to promote its message and programmes and raise public a wareness of its work on key issues. Full text...

  • Tanzania's Ngorongoro Conservation Area now World Heritage Site
    03 august 2010 14:39:00
    Dar es Salaam- Tanzania (PANA) -- The World Heritage Committee, ending Tuesday in Brasilia, the Brazilian capital, has inscribed the Ngorongoro Conservation Area of Tanzania as a cultural property on the World Heritage List. Full text...

  • Tanzania's Ngorongoro Conservation Area now World Heritage Site
    03 august 2010 14:08:00
    Dar es Salaam- Tanzania (PANA) -- The World Heritage Committee, ending Tuesday in Brasilia, the Brazilian capital, has inscribed the Ngorongoro Conservation Area of Tanzania as a cultural property on the World Heritage List. Full text...

  • Tanzania's Ngorongoro Conservation Area now World Heritage Site
    03 august 2010 14:03:00
    Dar es Salaam- Tanzania (PANA) -- The World Heritage Committee, ending Tuesday in Brasilia, the Brazilian capital, has inscribed the Ngorongoro Conservation Area of Tanzania as a cultural property on the World Heritage List. Full text...

  • American musician, George Benson, thrills fans in Angola
    02 august 2010 10:40:00
    Luanda- Angola (PANA) -- Multi-Grammy-Award winning American musician George Bens on serenaded his fans in Luanda, Angola, Saturday at a music show, according to Angola's press agency, AN GOP. Full text...

  • Tanzania's Conservation Area is World Heritage Site
    01 august 2010 13:31:00
    Brasilia- Brazil (PANA) -- The World Heritage Committee meeting in Brasilia, Braz il, has inscribed the Ngorongoro Conservation Area in Tanzania as a cultural pro p erty on the World Heritage List, according to a press release issued by UNICEF a n d made available to PANA here. Full text...

  • 7th cinematographic meetings hold 26-30 Nov
    31 july 2010 13:25:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- The 7th edition of the Bamako Cinematographic Meeting (RCB) and the International Festival of Nyamina (FINA) will be held 20-30 Novemb er 2010, the Bamako-based Union of West African Cinema and Audiovisual Designers and Entrepreneurs (UCEOAO) said. Full text...

  • Everglades National Park on danger list, says World Heritage Committee
    30 july 2010 19:16:00
    Brasilia- Brazil (PANA) -- The World Heritage Committee, holding its 34th session in Brasilia under the chairmanship of the Brazilian Minister of Culture of Brazil, Joao Luiz da Silva Ferreira, has inscribed the Everglades National Park in the US on the List of World Heritage in danger. Full text...

  • Georgia Cathedral, Monastery on danger list, says World Heritage Committee
    29 july 2010 18:14:00
    Brasilia- Brazil (PANA) -- The World Heritage Committee, holding its 34th session chaired by Joao Luiz da Silva Ferreira, the Minister of Culture of Brazil, has i nscribed the site of Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery (Georgia) on the Lis t of World Heritage in Danger. Full text...

  • UNESCO Literacy Prize winners for 2010 emerge
    28 july 2010 15:56:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- The six winners of the UNESCO International Literacy Priz es for 2010 were announced Wednesday by the Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bo k ova, following the recommendation of an international Jury, which met between 5 a nd 9 July. Full text...

  • Lome hosts 3rd African music festival
    26 july 2010 16:25:00
    Lome- Togo (PANA) -- The third edition of the international African music festiva l, dubbed "Africarythmes", will begin 5 August in the Togolese capital, Lome, wi t h several artists from the continent, including Lokoua Kanza from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), participating, sources close to organisers told PANA. Full text...

  • 39 properties for inscription on UNESCO's World Heritage List
    26 july 2010 15:22:00
    Brasilia- Brazil (PANA) -- Thirty-nine nominations from 33 countries will be cons idered for inscription on UNESCO's World Heritage List during the meeting of the World Heritage Committee underway in Brasilia, Brazil, PANA reported from here M o nday. Full text...

  • Big Brother Africa pays homage to Mandela at 92
    19 july 2010 15:57:00
    Luanda- Angola (PANA) -- Organisers of the reality show, Big Brother Africa All Star, whose latest season started Sunday, paid homage to former South African president, Nelson Mandela, on his 92nd birthday anniversary (18 July). Full text...

  • Mauritius to promote four foreign languages
    16 july 2010 16:09:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Mauritian Arts and Culture Minister Mukeshwar Choonee, will introduce a bill to the National Parliament on Tuesday, seeking to promote four foreign languages -- Arabic, Bhojpuri, Mandarin and Sanskrit, a PANA correspondent reported from here. Full text...

  • UNESCO publishes work on teaching of African languages
    14 july 2010 23:50:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- The UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) has published a document entitled â?Why and how Africa must invest in African languages and multilingual educationâ?, the working group, Communication for Education and Development (COMED) of the Association for Education Development in Africa, said on Wednesday. Full text...

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