- published: 04 Jun 2013
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Angola, Africa's 2nd largest crude oil producer, is home to a significant burst of infrastructure development. As CCTV's Julie Scheier reports from its' capital, Luanda, there is an infrastructure and property boom around the capital likely to impress any visitor.
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has visited a vocational school in the Angolan capital Luanda. The school has been partly funded by China. During the visit, premier stressed the importance of people-to-people exchanges between the two countries.
Roque Santeiro is the largest open-air market in Angola and one of the largest on the African continent. If you know where to look, you can find whatever you want in Roque's sprawling stands. Women run most of the businesses here and in this video they speak up to protest against the government's decision to relocate the market outside the metropolitan area. The new market will have refrigerated warehouses and stylish restaurants but most of Roque's vendors will not be able go. One woman stated somberly: "Food, clothes, the money to send our children to school... it all comes from Roque. The whole family depends on our work here. I know Roque is going to close but in my heart it just doesn't feel right."
If you ever thought that everyone who puts on rags is a mad man then you are wrong. In Luanda market in Vihiga county, one man has invented a unique way of earning a living. The man popularly known as Daudi Otieno puts on rags and walks bare foot to create an impression that he is living in abject poverty. By doing so , motorists and traders in the market give him money and food. But believe it or not, the man is not insane and that is just a way of surviving. We met this man on a day he is on duty and when he is off duty and found out that there are two Daudi Otieno's, a normal one and the abnormal one.
This video was made to observe the earth day and to share the issues of climate change.
In Luanda, Angola communities work together with local authorities to improve their lives. Meet Rosa. She is 6 years old and lives in Kilamba Kiaxi, Luanda. She goes to school in a tent. When it rains, the school is flooded and classes are cancelled. Rosie's aunt, Teresa Junqueira, is working with the community and local government to make the construction of a school a reality in their community. In Portuguese with English subtitles. Featured interviews: Eliseu Melo, Luanda Urban Poverty Programme (LUPP). Alfredo Fransico, Kilamba Kiaxi Municipal Education Section. Alfredo Teixeira - United Nations Development Program UNDP. Vice Minister Mota Liz, Ministry of Territorial Administration (MAT). Fernando Pacheco, Action for Rural and Environmental Development (ADRA). Ilda de Jesus Chiyo, L...
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