African and Latin American leaders present at the summit in Venezuela during September 2009 to build bridges between the two continents. Both Africa and Latin America share a common history, heritage as well as contemporary situation., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr.
Al-Degair Leads Sudan Delegation to African-South American Summit
Khartoum – Presidential Assistant Dr. Jalal Yousif Al-Degair leaves Friday for Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, leading Sudan's delegation to the third summit Conference of Africa and South America which will begin 22 Feb.
The summit comes in the context of strengthening the partnership between Africa and South America, activate the south-south cooperation and review the joint projects between Africa and South America for 2010-2015.
They will also discuss the implementation of 30 joint projects, the institutions of permanent partnership, mechanisms for funding the partnership projects which include culture, skills training, peace, security, science and technology, trade, investment, infrastructure and tourism.