Nordic-Africa Synergy Ry initated and participated in Africa Day 2018 organised by the African Diplomated missions in Finland. The official ceremony hosted by the Diplomtic Missions was attended by some members of the Finnish government, Some Foreign Diplomats in Finland and other Nordic Countries, representatives of international and third-sector organisations and representatives African Diaspora communities.
Africa Day is celebrated every year on May, 25th to mark Africa’s Liberation and Unity and to commemorate the foundation of the Organisation of African Union (OAU), now known as the African Union on May 25, 1963.
Nordic-Africa Synergy plans to work with the African Diplomatic Mission in the organisation of annual celebrations. In addition to the Official Reception hosted by the African Ambassadors Group in Finland, we will be coordinating with African Diaspora communities, diplomatic missions and partner organisation and institutions to organise week long information, educational, celebratory activities to mark this special day. Some of the activities will include Africa Day parades, information and educational activities, cultural, musical, fashion and sporting events.
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