Subject 2020 3rd African Martial Arts Webinar
2020 3rd African Martial Arts Web Seminar (Webinar), which is on the theme: ‘Martial Arts for African Youth and Women’, being organized by the UNESCO International Centre of Martial Arts (ICM) in collaboration with UNESCO Member States in Africa and its National Commissions for UNESCO, is purposed to provide online meeting platform to dialogue on current problems and challenges of African youth and women faced, and to raise awareness of positive role of martial arts and its education as well as changing paradigm of martial arts education and its counter-measure in the post COVID-19 era.
After a successful hosting of the 1st and 2nd African Regional Martial Arts Congress in Kenya in 2018, and Ghana in 2019 respectively, the consecutive 3rd Congress was to be held in Harare, Zimbabwe. However, we, ICM have decided to host our 3rd one through online due to the current state of COVID-19 pandemic which remains uncertain. Therefore, ICM is organizing the 3rd African Martial Arts Webinar through web, scheduled to take place on 24th - 25th November 2020. The Webinar is expected to convene more than 20 related experts from UNESCO Member States in Africa and the field of youth education and women empowerment aligned with martial arts topics across the African Continent.
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