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Calendar of Events 2014

Children of War

November 20 to December 19, 2014 
Children of War: Broken Childhood exhibition

In partnership with Constitution Hill and the United Nations Information Centre, we invite you to an exhibition entitled “Children of War: Broken Childhood”. This is a compelling photographic exhibition that raises awareness of the estimated 300,000 children involved in more than 30 conflicts around the world. The exhibit was jointly produced by Leora Kahn of the NGO Proof: Media for Social Justice and the Office of the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.

Dates: Opens at 18:00 on Nov 20 and runs until Dec 19, 2014
Opening hours: Mon-Fri from 9:00 to 17:00, Sat & Sun from 10:00 to 15:00
Venue: The Old Fort Mess Hall, Constitution Hill, 11 Kotze Street, Johannesburg


November 27, 2014 
Film screening of Rebelle

In partnership with Constitution Hill, we invite you to the screening of the multiple award-winning Canadian film Rebelle by Kim Nguyen. Nominated in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 2013 Academy Awards, Rebelle is a drama about Komona, a 14 year old girl who tells her unborn child the story of how she became a rebel. It all began when she was 12; kidnapped by a rebel army, she was forced to carry a AK 47 and kill. Her only escape and friend is Magician, a 15 year old boy who wants to marry her. Despite the horrors and daily grind of war, Komona and Magician fall in love. Film screening courtesy of Item 7.

Date: Nov 27, 2014
Time: 18:30
Venue: The Boiler Room, Old Fort, Constitution Hill, 11 Kotze Street, Johannesburg

Education in Canada

November 29 & 30, 2014
Education in Canada at Campus Abroad Education Fair in Mauritius

Interested in studying abroad? Talk to us about your options in Canada. The High Commission will be at the Campus Abroad Education Fair in Mauritius on November 29 and 30. Our representatives will also be there to answer any question you may have about visa application procedures.

Dates: Nov 29-30, 2014
Time: 10:00 to 17:00
Venue: Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Caudan Waterfont, Port Louis

Michael BubléMarch 17 to 22, 2015 
Michael Bublé in South Africa

South Africa’s favourite crooner, Canadian singer Michael Bublé returns in 2015. After his sold-out concerts in 2012, the multiple-Grammy Award winner will perform a series of concerts in Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg in March 2015. Book early to avoid disappointment!

  • Durban on Tuesday 17 March 2015
  • Cape Town on Thursday 19 March 2015
  • Johannesburg on Saturday 21 March 2015 and Sunday 22 March 2015

Book at Big Concerts or Computicket.



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