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HEED Finland as Co-organiser of Africa Day 2022
May 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Africa Day is observed annually on the 25th of May to commemorate the founding of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) which was created on the 25th of May 1963. The theme of Africa Day 2022 was YEAR OF NUTRITION, celebrating Africa´s indigenous foods, their diversity, and their nutritional value (African Union, 2022). HEED Finland was among the four organizations that organized this event, which took place at Kanneltalo in Helsinki. The event brought together ambassadors from different African countries, Finns, and the African diaspora.