On 30 April at the Hoover Square the first meeting from the cultural-entertainment series dedicated to Africa and implemented on the occasion of an all-Poland writing contest “Africa is a continent in the shape of the human heart” took place. The contest is organized by the Foundation for Somalia in cooperation with Stowarzyszenie LiteRacje, the Faculty of Polish Philology at the University of Warsaw and the publishing company Weltbild.
During the meeting the ambassador of the foundation for Somalia, a journalist and a photographer Konrad Piskała, shared his impressions from an incredible journey to Africa during which he gathered materials for his book. Konrad presented photos from the journey, described the unusual people he met and the places he saw. He told the audience about the current situation in the capital of Somalia – Mogadishu. Elmi Abdi, a Somali who has been living in Poland for years, described how he landed up in our country.