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Polish Aid Forum 2007

Films from the Polish Aid Forum 2007:

- 4 min. version

- 10 min. version

The Forum, organised by Development Co-operation Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will take place on September 22, 2007 in the main building of the National Library in Warsaw  (11 a.m. - 7 p.m.).

The following events are on the Forum's agenda:

  • reports on the most interesting assistance projects in Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe, presented by representatives of implementing entities and illustrated with photographs and films
  • debates on modes of Poland's support for poorer countries
  • meetings with famous Poles involved in development assistance
  • live music performed by the following music bands:
  • Bongo Bongo - Africa
  • Djolof-Man - Africa
  • Troitsa - Belarus
  • Musa Ler - Armenia
  • Biały Lotos - Vietnam (music and dance performance)
  • exhibition stands of 40 Polish NGOs, public institutions and UN agendas working for development and human rights worldwide
  • exhibitions presenting Polish aid and development problems worldwide
  • photograph shows picturing projects implemented in Afghanistan, Angola, Pakistan, Peru, Ukraine and other countries
  • short documentary shows about assistance projects in countries including Afghanistan, Angola, Darfur, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi and Sri Lanka
  • educational fun and games for children and youth, focused on life in Africa
  • competitions testing knowledge of recipient countries
  • a laboratory offering preliminary malaria tests as well as microscope examination of malaria and amoeba spores
  • demonstration of African handicraft
  • photo-taking in national costumes from world's different regions
  • African, Arab and Moldavian dishes
  • Fair-trade products
  • publications concerning development co-operation

Get to know the Forum's agenda.

The following organisations and entities will present their activities during the Forum:

  • Ad Gentes
  • International Initiatives Bureau
  • Caritas
  • CASE - Centre for Social and Economic Research
  • Divine Word Missionaries - Centre for Missions
  • Centre for Promotion and Development of Civil Initiatives OPUS
  • Education for Democracy Foundation
  • International Education Foundation
  • The Other Space Foundation
  • Foundation for Polish Credit Unions
  • Polish Centre for International Aid
  • Foundation in Support of Local Democracy
  • Simba Friends Foundation
  • Sue Ryder Foundation
  • eFTe Group
  • Zagranica Group
  • Institute of Regional and Global Studies, Warsaw University
  • College of Eastern Europe
  • Educational Society for Małopolska
  • Municipal Museum, Żory
  • Polish Humanitarian Organisation
  • Polish Medical Mission
  • Polish Green Network
  • Polish Red Cross
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  • Salesian Centre for Missions
  • Salesian Voluntary Missions "Młodzi Światu"
  • Education for Peace Association
  • "Lepszy Świat" Association
  • "SOWA" - Association for Rural Revival
  • Fair-trade Association "Third World and Us"
  • School for Leaders Association
  • Schools for Peace Association
  • Social Support "Me-You-Us" Association
  • Democratic Society East
  • Educational Association "Wiedza Powszechna"
  • TV Białoruś
  • Association for Development of Rural Areas of Wielkopolska
  • Gdańsk High School of Finance and Administration

We cordially welcome everyone interested in the subject area of the Forum!

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Development Co-operation Department

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