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Tony Thecka and his inspiration from Guinea Bissau

Tony Thecka transforms disenchantment and frustration into poetry. He exorcises evilness through words and poetic rhymes. That is the literary exercise Tony Thecka performs,...

Maria da Penha: the law was named after this woman

Law 11,340 was sanctioned in Brazil in August 2006, most commonly known as the “Lei Maria da Penha” (Maria da Penha Law), as this...

Christopher Till: The man leading the Apartheid Museum

In1948, the Apartheid regime was instituted in South Africa. And for more than 40 years, blacks and whites lived segregated, whereas, in other words,...

Carlile Lavor: A brazilian doctor in africa

About 1,100 community health and development workers will work, in the next two years, in rural areas of eighteen municipalities of Angola. These professionals...

Yared Zelek: the storytelling filmmaker

Lamb, by the film director Yared Zeleke, 38, exceeded the expectations in 2015. It was the first Ethiopian film to go to the Cannes...

Alexandre Keto: The African colors on Brazilian and European walls

In 2011, it was a special time for the graffiti artist from São Paulo, Alexandre Keto, who nowadays is 27 years old. He was invited...

Alexandre Costa Nascimento: A Two-Wheel Adventure

Have you ever imagined crossing the African continent by bicycle? Alexandre Costa Nascimento did this and tells about his experience in his book “More...

Dirce Carrion: when Brazilians and Africans cross (exchange) glances

Dirce Carrion, the photographer, when she stepped on the African continent for the first time in 1995. “Our strong connection to the continent really...

Afro-Rock: the sound of André Sampaio

Afrobeat is a term used to designate the fusion between Yoruba, jazz, funk, and also other musical beats. It has been popular in Africa...