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About sysop

Boston Pan African Forum web site team.


Board Meetings

The next Boston Pan-African  BOARD MEETING is scheduled for Aug 28th, 2017  7-9:30pm.  The regular schedule is  the 3rd TUESDAY of EACH MONTH, except for August. Unless otherwise posted, all are held  at MIT, 30 Wadsworth St. (The Hermann Bldg – aka E53 — in Kendall Square, Cambridge) in one of the 4th floor meeting rooms […]


Former U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria Walter Carrington with BPAF at recent press conference hosted by BCIC

  BPAF (Press and leadership briefing, May 15, 2014, at the Community Information Center at 516 Warren St. Roxbury). The Speaker is former U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, and Mrs Arese Carrington. Those attending included, beside WRJ, Joyce Hope Scott, Mimi Jones, Alex Asare, Robert Johnson, Reginald Jackson, Helein Simmonds, Christle Rawlin-Jackson, Bill Owens, […]


New and Ongoing Programs

PAST RECEPTION PROGRAMS: Boston Pan African Forum holds an  Annual Fall Pan African Reception at UMass Boston to welcome all new comers from the continent and the Diaspora to Boston, as well as long-time members of the African, African American, and Afro-Caribbean & Afro-Latin American communities. IN 2014: Dr. Fallou Ngom, of Boston University spoke on […]


Obama goes to Africa

Fact Sheet on Africa trade from the White House

FACT SHEET: Trade Africa 8 months ago Today the President will announce the launch of Trade Africa, a new partnership between the United States and sub-Saharan Africa that seeks to increase internal and regional trade within Africa, and expand trade and economic ties between Africa, the United States, and other global markets. Trade Africa will […]


Current news about Africa

NEWS about Africa: For African web sites and current news articles view: BBC Africa All Africa 24 x 7 .. in our footer section. Please note: external web site RSS fees are subject to change without notice. When that hapepns we remove that link from bpaf.org.  TransAfrica was linked before but it moved its web […]

partners in africa

Dr. Fatou Saar

Recent Receptions and Forums

July 18, 2013 – Mandela’s Birthday Program –    Here’s a link to view or download the Mandela Birthday program. For the Oct 25th Boston Pan African Forum  3rd Annual Fall Reception, our special guest speakers were Dr. Fatou Sarr ( pictured ) of Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar, Senegal. It was a great presentation with food & music. […]