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Sun,18Nov2018

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Art beyond the gallery walls

Fabrice Monteiro’s The Prophecy was a highlight of Lagos Photo in biennale boom year 2015Okwui Enwezor was the name on everyone's lips in 2015 as he became the first African to curate the Venice Biennale.

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Shakespeare, A great feast of languages

altDirectors are bringing African language adaptions of the Bard's works to London's Globe Theatre ahead of the 2012 Olympic games.

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Events

 AFRICACOM
13-15 November 2018 | Cape Town  International Convention Centre - South Africa - https://tmt.knect365.com/africacom
 AfricaCom LogoThe place to meet everybody who’s anybody in African telecoms and technology. AfricaCom brings together 14,000 attendees, 450 speakers and 400 exhibitors. Whether your focus is connectivity infrastructure, disruptive technologies, digital services or ICT strategy, this is the place to network, learn and get deals done.

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 SALON AFRICAIN DE L'HABITAT A PARIS 
16-18 November 2018 | Espace Champerret, Paris - France - https://sahparis.com
  SalondelhabitatThe Federation of Real Estate Developers of West Africa (FPIAO) organizes in partnership with Axes Marketing "The 1st African Salon of Habitat in Paris" from November 16 to 18, 2018. The African Housing Fair will record a significant participation of real estate developers, land developers, banks and insurance companies and land developers in West Africa.

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 AFRICACOM
20-24 November 2018 | Marrakesh - Morocco - www.africities.org
 Africities

From 20 to 24 November Africities Summit will be held in Morocco. Africities is the United Cities and Local Governments of Africa’s flagship pan-African event that is held every three years in one of the five regions of Africa. The Summit will gather communities and local authorities in African countries, as well as financial institutions, civil society groups and development partners at continental and international level.

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 AFRICA CEO FORUM
25-26 March 2019 | Kigali -  http://www.theafricaceoforum.com/en
 ACFThe 7th edition of the AFRICA CEO FORUM will take place in Kigali (Rwanda) on March 25&26, 2019.

Every year, the AFRICA CEO FORUM is the continent’s foremost business conference, hosting 1 500 Africa’s leading CEOs, international investors, top experts, and policy makers. The AFRICA CEO FORUM has an unparalleled ability to convene, offer cutting-edge content and attract its global media coverage.
It is committed to unlocking Africa’s economic potential through private sector-led growth, innovative public policies and the development of a responsible business community.

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 NETHERLAND AFRICAN BUSINESS COUNCIL - AFRICA WORKS!
Postponed to April 2019 | Rotterdam - http://www.africaworks.nl
  Logo NABCIn cooperation with Afrika-Verein, the fourth edition of Africa Works! will take place on the 19 & 20 September at the Van Nelle Fabriek in Rotterdam! Stakeholders ranging from the private sector, NGO's, government officials, knowledge institutes and more will come together during this high-level conference to share their experiences and insights on Future African Cities, the official theme of this year's edition.

Africa Works! is now postponed to April 2019

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Rooting around in the past: African heritage tourism gains strength

"Watching Kunte Kinte's story unfold had a profound impact on my developing sense of identity" says Ade Akinboyewa of the television serialisation of Arthur Haley's 1976 best-selling novel Roots. As a young black boy growing up in the white suburbs of South London he had never really thought deeply about slavery and how it had shaped him. "For the first time something that had always been opaque and unspoken was suddenly made real."

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