Date 9 May 2013
Time : 14:45-16:30
Venue: Andorra Cultural Complex, Eerikinkatu 11, 00100 Helsinki
Wine and Networking 16:30-17:00 Wine and Networking
Free Movie: 17:00- 18:39 Free Men
To register send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Wali Hashi: Journalist/Moderator: As a child, Wali worked as a shoe shiner in Somalia to support his family, now he is the only African journalist living in Scandinavia that makes nation-wide TV programmes. His program “Pirates coast” has been nominated for the 2009 Great Prize for Journalism.
David “Tosh” Gitonga; Film Director from Kenya (Nairobi Half Life): The opportunities for youth in the film industry and arts in general; Great opportunities, untapped potential?
Dr. Leena Suurpää; Research director at the Finnish Youth Research Network -”Young people’s political engagement in contemporary Africa” Africa is rising, are the youth in step?
Senja Väätäinen-Chimpuku; Project Coordinator, Taksvärkki ry. Practical experience on youth empowerment from Kenya, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, Zambia and Madagascar: What remains to be done?
Rasmus Lampen; Lumivio Oy. Practical solutions to youth employment the vibrant sectors of of growth- Providing enterprise solutions in the renewable energy sector.
Joni Karjalainen; Researcher on youth issues post 2015: Youthful minds in Kenya and Tanzania: Prospects under new constitutional dispensations and the new risks posed by the energy and extractive/minerals sector under marginalisation policies.
Tutu Jauhojarvi: The Ethiopian youth have a role in society: The hidden opportunities of doing business with international collaborators in the tourism sector.
Sarah Laaru Mwaawaaru, Finland-Ghana Chamber of Commerce. “Game Changers- Young minds Changing the Face of Africa.”
Helsinki African Film Festival programme 2013
HAFF opening gig: 7.5 klo: 19.30- Musiikkiteatteri Kapsäkki suomalais-beniniläinen Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble
HAFF Street 8.5 klo 13:00-19:00 An open free entertainment, buying and selling event at Sanomatalo and Musiikkitalo www.facebook.com/events/197384520406086/
HAFF Dialogue 8.5 klo 17:00-19:00 Caisa Cultural Complex: Making Movies in Africa
HAFF Networking 9.5 klo 14:45-16:30 Andorra -Youth and Power
HAFF Films 9.5-12.5 Andorra and Kino Engel http://www.haff.fi/2013/fi/elokuvat
Remember by purchasing your ticket, you stand chance to win a plane ticket to any destination in Africa where Turkish airlines goes.
Note: the wine and movie are free for the panel discussion participants. (There is a charge of 10 euro for those who come for networking/wine and film only). Make your payment to SHALIN Suomi IBAN FI1013893000211998