Africa-Canada

Long Journey to Burnaby Mountain

Long Journey to Burnaby Mountain

By Stuart Colcleugh. Panther Kuol fled war-torn Sudan as a boy and spent 13 years in a Kenyan refugee camp before becoming an SFU student this fall (...)

| January 2006 | 395 views

CSFDarfur in Partnership with Oxfam

CSFDarfur in Partnership with Oxfam

CSFDarfur is officially working in partnership with Oxfam Canada. Robert Fox, Executive Director for Oxfam Canada, has said that Oxfam has set up a fund (...)

by Gibril Koroma | December 2005 | 405 views

Romeo Dallaire in Vancouver

Surrounded by academics, activists and students, Canadian Senator and former Lieutenant-General Romeo Dallaire lent his name to a nationwide student (...)

| October 2005 | 598 views

Canadian Company Secures Land in Kenya

Tiomin Resources Incorporated, a Canadian Company,recently announced that it has completed the acquisition of approximately 100 acres of land in proximity (...)

by Gibril Koroma | September 2005 | 722 views

Handel Wright is Canadian Chair

How do youth in Canada and the United States navigate issues of race, culture and national identity? Handel Wright, a new UBC education professor, says (...)

| September 2005 | 602 views

Izabobo: African Culture in Vancouver

Despite contacts with Africa and Africans spanning decades, many Canadians still know little or nothing about the continent.Especially in British Columbia (...)

| September 2005 | 667 views

Canadian Students On Darfur Crisis

The genocide and horrendous suffering in Darfur, Sudan has pricked the conscience of Canadian students in British Columbia, Canada, as this article by Dan (...)

by Gibril Koroma | August 2005 | 814 views

Strengthening African Democracy

African leaders have recognized the critical role that governance plays in a country’s development. As a result, governance is a central feature of (...)

| July 2005 | 709 views

The Canada Fund For Africa

The $500-million Canada Fund for Africa was launched at the G8 Summit in Kananaskis, Alberta, in June 2002. It supports the G8’s Africa Action Plan, (...)

| July 2005 | 756 views

Canada and Sierra Leone

Canada’s relations with Sierra Leone are limited. The Canadian Ambassador resides in Conakry, Guinea, and Sierra Leone’s Ambassador resides in (...)

| July 2005 | 845 views