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Five Medical Students Equipped with Tablets Preloaded with the Application Versions of the World's Best-selling Medical Textbook

Natasha Jacha

The Economist - Namibia

November 2nd, 2018

Mandela Washington Fellow, Wilfried Mbamba, handed over tablets to five medical students studying at the University of Namibia (UNAM)’s School of Medicine at the Hage Geingob Campus, last week. Wilfried Mbamba is one of 700 young African leaders that recently visited the United States of America during this year’s Mandela Washington Fellowship program.

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African ambassadors will meet with Minnesota commercial officials

Neal St. Anthony

Star Tribune

September 25th, 2018

African diplomats will talk business Friday with Minnesota business-and-trade officials at a private luncheon at the University Club of Saint Paul in connection with the 30th anniversary of St. Paul-based Books For Africa. That evening at the Nicollet Island Pavilion, Arikana Chihombori-Quao, ambassador of the Embassy of the African Union, will address the anniversary gala to celebrate past accomplishments and encourage deeper cultural-and-commercial ties.

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BetterWorld Trust Publishes Impact Assessment of BFA Partnership

July 17th, 2018

Books For Africa partner BetterWorld Trust has produced an extensive and detailed impact assessment of a joint project spanning two years and five African countries. This partnership delivered over 110,000 books to schools and libraries across Africa!

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