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The Vital Role Of Indigenous Languages

All Africa. There are approx. 2.000 African languages spoken on the continent, but still the former colonial languages English, French and Portuguese are taking the lead when it comes to education, administration and politics. Professor Sozinho Francisco Matsinhe, Executive Secretary of the African Academy of Languages fights for equity of African mother languages in this fast-changing world. more

Inspiration History

Celebrate Africa. Watch History. Vintage News Reports From Africa

Africa Day commemorates the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (now known as the African Union) on this day, 25 May, in 1963. TheNewAfrica likes to celebrate with a special review of African history. Newsreel archive British Pathé has uploaded its entire collection of historic films to its YouTube channel. These vintage news reports and cine-magazines make history accessible to viewers all over the world. You can lose yourself for hours! The picture shows Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I. signing the new Constitution in 1955. more

Facts Health

SMS Helpline. Q&A About Sexual And Reproductive Health

Uganda. Young people’s approach to sex education in Uganda has been undergoing gradual change thanks to an SMS Helpline provided by SchoolNet Uganda allowing them to ask questions about sexual and reproductive health – issues that they never before dared put to authority … more

Perspectives Vocational Training

Diary Of A Young CEO In Nigeria

Nigeria. Misan Rewane and her team just won the grand prize at the Africa Business Conference in Harvard with WAVE. When the young woman started her business a year ago in her home country Nigeria, she didn't expect that entrepreneurship in Lagos would turn out to be a real adventure. Please read her diary here. more

Perspectives TheNewAfrica
By Beate Wedekind

Dear Friends!

All Africa. It is my pleasure to inform you about new co-operations between us and the prestigious institutions ONE, ICWE and the Biennale Marrakech 5. We are very glad to be able to cover such different issues like politics, education and the arts. more

Perspectives World Economic Forum

Africa’s Next Billion

All Africa. With Africa's population rising to 2 billion by 2050, what actions are needed now to ensure sustainable and inclusive growth? Please listen to this interesting 1 hour panel held on Jan 22th at The World Economic Forum 2014 at Davos / Switzerland. Presidents of Ghana and Nigeria participating. more