Inauguration of the new Board of Directors

Virtual Swearing-in Ceremony On Tuesday December 29th, 2020 at 7pm the recently elected Board of Directors of SAMAAP was sworn in virtually. Period January 2012-December 2022. Watch the event Virtual Swearing-in Ceremony The 2020 SAMAAP elections were held on October 31st, 2020. The envelopes with the votes cast by the

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Questions about COVID-19

All you need to know and questions about COVID-19 Tuesday December 22nd, 2020 – 7pm. Member of the health advisory council, former Minister of Health, and benefactor member of SAMAAP On Zoom and Facebook Zoom ID: 815 5307 2242 – Password: 187622 Facebook: www.facebook.com/samaapanama

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New mailing address for SAMAAP

Considering that the Panamanian national postal system has not been functioning, we made the decision to obtain a mailbox from the private company Mailboxes, Etc.  Even though we cannot send correspondence from this mailbox, the new address that we are sharing below will be much safer to receive correspondence from

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Know Your Canal 2020

This year, we will be having a virtual commemoration of Know Your Canal Week from August 9 to 15, 2020. The Society of Friends of the Afro-Antillean Museum of Panama (SAMAAP) with the support of the National Secretariat for the Development of Afro-Panamanians (SENADAP), the Panama Canal Authority (ACP), the

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40th West Indian Fair 2021 has been canceled

Considering the health crisis we are facing with COVID 19, we made the decision to CANCEL the Gran Feria Afroantillana scheduled for February 13 & 14, 2021.

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Artist Martanoemi Noriega

Inspiration for our new website The headers and homepage for our new website as well as our 2019 newsletter were inspired by the murals by Martanoemí Noriega that are painted on the exterior walls of the museum. A colorful mural called “Contribution of Afro-Antilleans to the development of the country”,

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