UEFA and Pepsi® Bring First-Ever Epic Live Music to UEFA Champions League Final

Alicia Keys to Perform at UEFA Champions League Final Opening Ceremony on May 28th   LONDON, and PURCHASE, New York, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — UEFA and Pepsi® are excited to announce that for the first time ever, the UEFA Champions League Final will feature a global live music headline performance as part of the opening […]

Ten Global Grassroots Organizations Received Intercultural Innovation Award at the 7th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance Of Civilizations

BAKU, Azerbaijan, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — During a ceremony at the 7th UNAOC Global Forum, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and BMW Group announced this year’s ten Intercultural Innovation Award recipients. The Intercultural Innovation Award, a partnership between UNAOC and the BMW Group, supports grassroots initiatives that promote intercultural dialogue and understanding […]

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South Africans Take Stock As the Country Celebrates Freedom Day

By Dirk Kotze, University of South AfricaMore than any other public holiday, South Africa’s Freedom Day serves as a symbol of how far the country has come since its historic elections in 1994.The country’s peaceful, negotiated transition from an aparth…

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Freedom Day celebrates gallant men, women

Today South Africa is celebrating the heroic struggles waged by gallant men and women who understood that freedom could not be given to them as a gift, says President Jacob Zuma.Addressing the Freedom Day celebrations at the Giyani stadium, in Limpopo,…