For the purpose of economic segmentation the world is divided into classes. First, second, third and fourth was a concept created during and after the cold war. World bank and (IMF) International Monetary Fund takes close watch on the third world countries. They provide global aid to third world countries found in Africa and Asia. Africa has come along way. On 25 may 1963 Africa had it first annual commemoration of the foundation of OAU. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as around the world. This year had to be a virtual one but still it was something not to miss. She is not perfect but she has come a long (Africa). You have to watch the virtual show and see what I mean. Hosted by the sexiest man alive who was diagnosed with covid-19 Idris Elba.
With each year having a different theme.This year theme for Africa Day commemoration is “ SilencingTheGuns: Creating Conducive Conditions for Africa’s Development and Intensifying the Fight against the COVID-19 Pandemic.” She is not perfect but she has come a long way(Africa). The virtual event was a good idea.
Different theme for different year African Day.
The theme for 2019 Africa Day commemoration is “Healthy Lifestyle Prolongs Life”. This theme was selected to emphasize the significant relationship between unhealthy lifestyle and premature mortality.
The theme 2018 is in line with Aspiration 1 of the Agenda 2063 which is “A prosperous Africa, based on inclusive growth and sustainable development”. The Deputy Chairperson of the AUC H.E.-
The event was held in line with the 2017 African Union theme – “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend Through Investments in Youth.”
Africa Day 2016 theme : “Human Rights with a Particular Focus on the Rights of Women”.
Africa Day 2015 theme: “We are Africa – Opening the doors of learning and culture from Cape to Cairo” . The 2015 observance of Africa Day is focused on “Women’s Empowerment and Development towards Africa’s Agenda 2063.”
It has been for a while with different hosts and themes, all just for a better Africa. This year had to be about the current situation. All funds raised will go to the World Food Program and the UNICEF who are supporting coronavirus-affected communities across Africa, according to the statement from YouTube and ViacomCBS Network Africa (creators of MTV). She is not perfect but she has come along way(Africa). It was amazing to watch how far we have come.
More than 100 artists and celebrities from across the continent and the diaspora performed. The Show broadcast online by the Worldwide Afro Network. Famous comedian Trevor Noah was one of the artists to perform.