6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases

Amor Seguro (Safe Love) by Agostinho Santos - Abstract by Mara Caela


It is well worth watching the video by Agostinho Santos, which illustrates a very African way of addressing the serious problems affecting African communities. This method, which is still used today to communicate various messages, has its roots in the most important aspects of African tradition: singing and dancing, accompanied by the use of language that involves the entire population in a crescendo of contagious emotion: from the youngest to the oldest members of any village. This is the way in which messages are sure to be communicated.

Download the abstract of Amor seguro (Safe love).