VIDEOS

Africare’s on-line video gallery brings text and still images to life with a collection of videos that highlight Africare’s important work on the ground. Learn about our programs through one of the following categories below:

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About Africare:

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Darius Mans, CEO of Africare on VOA Press Conference USA

Darius Mans speaks to VOA's Carol Castiel and Henok Fente about the mission and objectives of Africare, one of the largest US NGOs dedicated to economic development in Africa. Watch Video >>

 

 

 

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Mya Supports Africare (1:00)

Learn more about Africare from Africare's Celebrity Ambassador, s inger-songwriter and actress, Mya . Watch Video >>

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Ghana WASHH Project (2:58)

Africare puts Obama Nobel Peace Prize Money to Work in Ghana. Watch Video >>

Africare Launches Obama Water Project

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Africare Launches Obama Water Project (2:14)

More than 800 government representatives, district chiefs, traditional leaders, heads of institutions and community members gathered in the Wassa Amenfi West District of Ghana on September 1, 2010 to witness the launch of the Ghana Water Access, Sanitation and Hygiene for Health (WASHH) Project. Watch Video >>

Africare Overview

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Africare Overview 2008 (4:30)

Tell more people about how to help Africa — through Africare. This Overview Video highlights Africare's 38 years work on the continent of Africa in Food Security, Health and Water/Sanitation Initiatives. Watch Video >>

PSAs:

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Africare public service announcement (00:16)

Tell more people about helping Africa — through Africare. Air or post Africare's short PSA, previewed here. For copyright info and permission, send e-mail to publicity@africare.org or phone Africare at 1-202-462-3614. Produced by Africare, 2007. Watch PSA preview >>

 

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Africare Leading the Way Around the Beltway PSA (00:29)

Africare was featured in a WUSA Channel 9 commercial highlighting Washington D.C's "leaders around the beltway." Recognition was given to Africare for its nearly four decades of work on the African continent in the areas of Health, Agriculture, Water and Emergency Response. See the commercial here>>

Pass It On! Commerical

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Pass It On! Public Service Announcement (00:30)

In September 2009, Africare launched an exciting new campaign to connect YOU to people overcoming major issues impacting the African continent, issues like unsafe drinking water, food insecurity, and the growing number of children orphaned by AIDS. Watch a short promotional PSA about the campaign here, and then "Pass It On!" and keep the Africare story going! Learn More >>

Pass It On! Commerical

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Pass It On! PSA Outtakes (00:32)

What is Pass It On!? Learn more about Africare's newest campaign in this fun outtakes commerical! View video >>

 

 

Videos by Issue/Country:

By Issue

Malaria Highlight Video

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Combating Malaria in Africa (4:31)

The theme of the 2009 Bishop Walker Dinner was “Combating Malaria.” The dinner highlighted the need for the control of this disease  and Africare’s commitment to preventing and treating malaria on the African continent. Learn More >>

Water and Sanitation

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Clean Water... Life's Lifeline (3:58)

Visit an African village.  Ask what they need more than anything else; they will tell you… “Water.”Since 1970, clean water has stood at the forefront of Africare’s key strategies to confront poverty on the African continent.  To this day our work in water development continues in some 25 countries, focusing on integrated water and sanitation programs. Learn More >>

Africare Chronicles

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Highlighting Africare's Work in Water & Sanitation (1:00)

Africare Chronicles are one minute stand-alone segments that highlight a specific aspect of Africare projects or spotlight a larger theme. This Chronicle focuses on Africare's work in Water and Sanitation . Watch video >>

 

Africare Partnerships:

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Malaria Health Intergration Project (4:44)

Africare and Shell are partnering together in Nigeria to combat malaria! Learn More >>

 


Chad Video

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Empowering Chad (7:46)

Africare and ExxonMobil are paving the way for new business in Southern Chad.  The key to this successful collaboration is… women! Learn More >>

 


Major Donor Trip 2008

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Africare Major Donor Trip 2008 (6:30)

Africare led a group of 10 major donors to East and Southern Africa in Spring 2008. The two-week trip included stops in South Africa, Uganda and Tanzania to look at some of Africare’s development projects in Agriculture, Water, and Health & HIV/AIDS. In addition, the group had a chance to see some of Africa's most treasured destinations, including visits to Ngorongoro Crater and the Cape of Good Hope. Follow their amazing journey here. Watch Video >>

 

Bishop Walker Dinner Videos:

Bush Tribute

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Africare Tribute to President George W. Bush (4:41)

At the 2008 Africare Dinner, held on November 12 in Washington, D.C., Africare saluted President George W. Bush — presenting him with the 2008 Bishop Walker Humanitarian Service Award. Learn More >>

 

Africare Salutes President Johnson Sirleaf

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Africare Salutes President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia (05:26)

At the 2007 Africare Dinner, held on Oct. 18 in Washington, D.C., Africare saluted President Johnson Sirleaf — presenting her with the 2007 Bishop Walker Humanitarian Award. Video narrated by Dateline NBC's Hoda Kotb. Produced by Africare, October 2007. Watch video >>

 

John Legend

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Africare Tribute to John Legend (4:43)

The 2009 Bishop John T. Walker Distinguished Humanitarian Service Award was presented to six-time Grammy Award winner John Legend. The award, given annually at the Africare Dinner, recognizes the work of an individual or individuals who have made a significant impact on raising the standard of living in Africa. Learn More >>

2006 Dinner - Clinton acceptance speech

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2006 Africare Bishop John T. Walker Memorial Dinner (36:09)

Oct. 18, 2006, acceptance speech by award recipient, former President Bill Clinton. Produced by Africare, 2006. Watch video >>

 

 

2005 Dinner - Powell acceptance speech

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2005 Africare Bishop John T. Walker Memorial Dinner (20:36)

Oct. 13, 2005, acceptance speech by award recipient, former Secretary of State Colin Powell. Produced by Africare, 2005. Watch video >>

 


Pass It On! Videos:

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Pass It On! Video #15: Dreams of Hope (1:59)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of November about seven-year-old Esther and nine-year-old David, who have big goals for the future, thanks to Africare’s Technical Response to AIDS Affected Populations Project (TAP) in Nigeria. Learn more here.

Pass It On! Video #14: Opportunity Knocking (2:02)

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Pass It On! Video #14: Opportunity Knocking (2:02)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of October about 26-year old Ali Badra who has what it takes to become the next “musical heart throb” in Niger. Learn more here.



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Pass It On! Video #13: Service with a smile! (2:11)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of September with a story about two youth running their very own bike shop in the small suburb of Mtendere. Learn more here.



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Pass It On! Video #12: The World Wide Web of Water (2:16)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of August with a story made possible by the world wide web and a group of individuals inspired to make a difference.  Learn more here.



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Pass It On! Video #11: Desert of Green (1:35)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of July with an inspiring project in Mali that has brought healthy, green fields of wheat to the outer edge of the Sahara Desert.
Learn more here.



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Pass It On! Video #10: The Ripple Effect (2:22)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of June with an inspiring story out of Niger about a father's steadfast love and determination to support his family. Learn more here.



May Pass It On!

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Pass It On! Video #9: Grandmother Knows Best (1:53)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of May and celebrates Mothers all over the world with an inspiring story out of Senegal about a community of women who are changing the face of healthcare in their country! Learn More >>

Pass It On! April Story

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Pass It On! Video #8: Passing on the Knowledge (1:47)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign in the month of April with an empowering story out of Niger about the nation's first female mechanic! Learn More >>


March Pass It On! Story

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Pass It On! Video #7: Getting WISE about HIV (1:53)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign and honors International Women's Day 2010 with an inspiring story out of Nigeria about a young woman who is using her newfound gift of art to get "WISE" about HIV/AIDS. Learn More >>

Pass It On! February Highlight Video

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Pass It On! Video #6: Link to the Past (2:16)

This month’s feature Pass It On! story highlights the important role of African governments in
Africare programs and the unique relationship that we share. It’s told directly by an official who remembers Africare when our work first began four decades ago. Learn More >>

Pass It On! Campaign

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Pass It On! Video #5: Decades of Development (1:57)

This month’s feature Pass It On! story highlights Africare’s work over the decades as we celebrate 40 years of development on the African continent. Learn More >>

 

December Highlight Pass It On!

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Pass It On! Video #4: Coping with AIDS, Healing with Art (1:49)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign and honors World Aids Day 2009 with an inspiring story out of Tanzania about a group of young children using their gift of art to help cope with HIV/AIDS. Learn More >>

Africare Mali Pass It On!

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Pass It On! Video #3: Generations of Giving Back (2:26)

Africare continues its Pass It On! Campaign with a spotlight story about one of our own: Alassane Aguili, Program manager in Africare-Mali. Learn More >>

 

Pass It On! Story #2

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Pass It On! Video #2: Health Care Dolls (1:53)

Africare continues its new Pass It On! Campaign with an empowering story out of Senegal about a group of women using their gift of art to strengthen their community. Learn More >>

 

Pass It On! September 2009

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Pass It On! Video #1: Back to School! (2:04)

Africare kicks off its new Pass It On! Campaign with a touching story out of Lagos, Nigeria about a young teen's fight with HIV. Learn More >>