Entries by Ginger Floyd

VISITE DE TRAVAIL DE l’ASSOCIATION DES ECRIVAINS AFRICAINS A PROMETRA INTERNATIONAL

VISITE DE TRAVAIL DE l’ASSOCIATION DES ECRIVAINS AFRICAINS A PROMETRA INTERNATIONAL   Le 11 Novembre 2016 à 16H30, une forte délégation de l’Association des Écrivains Africains s’est rendue au siège de PROMETRA International. Cette visite entre dans le cadre du partenariat établi avec leurs homologues de l’Association des Écrivains Sénégalais suite à leur visite en […]

Andrew J Young Foundation Will Visit Senegal and PROMETRA International November 26 – 30, 2016

Andrew J  Young Foundation Will Visit Senegal and PROMETRA International                             November 26-30, 2016 PROMETRA International will host the Andrew J Young Foundation delegation for a visit to Senegal later this month.  Ambassador Andrew J Young and Executive Director Kathy White met with Senegalese President, HE Macky Sall in Washington, DC on November 12th to discuss […]

PROMETRA International USA Visit to Discuss HIV/AIDS Research and Aquaponics Systems

PROMETRA International USA Visit Dr. Erick Gbodossou, President of PROMETRA International visited the Andrew J Young Foundation and Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA USA. Visiting various aquaponics systems, PROMETRA International pledged to support the Andrew J Young Foundation and HATponics to reach their goal of “feeding 20 million people by 2020” through the […]

PROMETRA International participates in WIPO Conference – Marrakech, Morocco

PROMETRA International participates in WIPO Conference – Marrakech, Morocco PROMETRA International was invited to participate in the Workshop on Practical Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Traditional Cultural Expressions was organized by WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) and ABS Initiative (Access and Benefit-Sharing), 05 to 08 September 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco, in collaboration […]

PROMETRA International’s Cambridge University Presentation

PROMETRA International presents the history of the organization and its work throughout the past three decades of protecting and promoting African traditional medicine throughout the globe.  Its presentation, The PROMETRA International Journey: Traditional Medicine in Africa, was well received.  The summary of the presentation is attached. SCOLMA is the UK Libraries and Archives Group on […]

Celebrate African Traditional Medicine Day – August 31st

Celebrate African Traditional Medicine Day – August 31st In July 2003 the African Heads of State and Government endorsed a plan of action for the first Decade of African Traditional Medicine. The World Health Organization Africa Region (WHO AFRO) officially designated August 31st of each year as African Traditional Medicine Day. PROMETRA International and its […]

PROMETRA presents at SCOLMA African Medicine Matters – Cambridge University

PROMETRA presents at SCOLMA African Medicine Matters   Cambridge University, England PROMETRA International has been selected to make a presentation entitled, The PROMETRA International Journey: Traditional Medicine in Africa, at the upcoming SCOLMA  2016 Annual Conference.  The conference is entitled, African Medicine Matters: documenting encounters in medical practice and healthcare. The conference will be held […]

PROMETRA International Releases New Book

DEDICATION CEREMONY OF THE BOOK: ETHICS, SCIENCE AND DEVELOPMENT Dr. Erick GBODOSSOU, President of PROMETRA International has just published a book entitled: Ethics, Science and Development. The signing ceremony took place at the House of Writers, on Saturday, August 6, 2016 in Dakar, Senegal. The ceremony was attended by the Writers’ Association of Senegal.  Alioune Badara Beye […]

PROMETRA International Greets Government Officials

  PROMETRA International greets the Minister of Health of Canada, The Honourable Jane Philpott and the Deputy Minister of Health of South Africa, The Honoourable Dr. Joe Phaahla at its Networking Zone in the Global Village at the 2016 International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa. PROMETRA International is co-hosting the Networking Zone in the […]