SAPA AND SMF, in collaboration with MINERVA, PRESENT:
The International Albinism Awareness Day 2019
“Still Standing Strong”
An initiative funded by the BIBLE SOCIETY and the EUROPEAN UNION
Organized by the Swaziland Association of Persons with Albinism (SAPA) and Stukie Motsa Foundation (SMF), with the support of MINERVA and SIPHILILE, at the honorable presence of the EU Ambassador to Eswatini, H.E. Esmeralda Hernandez Aragones.
The Swaziland Association of Persons with Albinism (SAPA), Stukie Motsa Foundation (SMF) and MINERVA are pleased to announce the International Awareness Albinism Day 2019 in Eswatini, an initiative funded by the BIBLE SOCIETY and the EUROPEAN UNION and organized by SAPA, in collaboration with SMF and with the support of MINERVA and SIPHILILE under the EU funded Project “EUnited Albinism for a Just Society – Eswatini” which will be launched during the celebrations at the honorable presence of the European Union Ambassador to Eswatini, H.E. Esmeralda Hernandez Aragones.
The Celebrations will mark the start on Thursday June 13th, 8:30am, at Mzimnene, (next to the bus rank in Manzini) with a march which will culminate at 10:00am in Mavuso Trade Fair – Pavillion SEDCO HALL where, under the coordination of SMF President, Ms Stukie Motsa, and SAPA President, Philemon Gama. Local and international Authorities, Donors and Stakeholders will each make a brief speech in support of PWA in Eswatini. Details will follow.
THURSDAY JUNE 13th 2019 / THE PROGRAMME
- 8:30am March from Mzimnene, Manzini (next to the bus rank)
- 10:00am Celebrations at Mavuso Trade Centre, Pavillion SEDCO HALL, Manzini
In order of speeches:
the European Union Ambassador to Eswatini, H.E. Esmeralda Hernandez Aragones, Swati Authorities (to be confirmed), Rev. Dalcy Dlamini from Bible Society, Mr. Riccardo Severi, Minerva Project Manager. Stakeholders.
More details will follow in the coming days.
Ms. Stukie Motsa, SMF President, and Mr. Philemon Gama, SAPA President, will coordinate the Event.
- SAPA Choir and Philemon Gama will perform.
- Refreshments will be offered by the Bible Society