Archive for August, 2007


In partnership with Promote Africa, the UGA Music Business Program has agreed to provide Promote Africa with annual interns, who are given unique exposure to the African music industry. Our first intern, Zack Jones, will take over as regional director for music management in West Africa. If you have any questions, please contact Benjamin Cobb (bcobb@promoteafrica.org) or Keith Perissi (perissi@mindspring.com).


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We are extremely proud to be able to announce that we have signed a development partnership with the Namibian Community Skills Development Foundation (COSDEF). COSDEF, funded by the Namibian Training Authority, conducts vocational training initiatives in eight disadvantaged Namibian communities.

This is a major step for us, as we will soon be supplementing development efforts with financial and human resources! This partnership will allow us to build relationships in these areas while assisting in the development effort. Please check back soon to learn more as we continue to build this partnership. Thanks!

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