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Fellowship Programme for people of African descent

What is it? The Fellowship programme for people of African descent is a three-week intensive learning opportunity for people of African descent from the diaspora,...

US$ 60M urgently required for relief response to Cyclone Idai – Zimbabwe

05 April 2019, Harare – the Government, United Nations, donors and Non-Governmental Organisations convened today to launch a revised Humanitarian Flash Appeal to include...

Privileged: guilt and responsibility about race in America according to Kyle Korver, an NBA...

By Kyle Korver When the police break your teammate’s leg, you’d think it would wake you up a little.When they arrest him on a New...

The International Diaspora Engagement Network Platform Is Launched

SAINT LOUIS, MISSOURI (USA) (PRWEB) MAY 14, 2014 DiasporaEngager (http://www.DiasporaEngager.com) is pleased to announce the launch of the global diaspora platform that strategically connects diasporas with...

5 things the African diaspora needs to do before investing back home – Billionaire...

I recently wrote about how the African Diaspora can help the continent achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Someone reached out to ask if...

REACH to help manage agriculture disasters – Saint Lucia

THE PROJECT SEEKS TO ENHANCE FARMERS’ RESILIENCE TO SHOCKS AND HAZARDS. Funded by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation, the Resilience Environment and Agricultural Habits...

Read the final speech MLK delivered on this day before he was assassinated in...

  On this day in 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his final speech just a day before he was assassinated at a Memphis hotel. Living...

Black Mexicans finally get respect and recognition from Mexico

Afro-Mexicans have been in the North American country since the 16th century but are now getting respect from the Mexican government which just created...

Reparations in the Christian church

Buildings at Princeton University’s Princeton Theological Seminary are pictured in Princeton, N.J. Last year, the university released a report on the school’s role in...

A Century Later, a Little-Known Mass Hanging of Black Soldiers Still Haunts Us

By James Jeffrey Sixty-three black soldiers were represented by one lawyer in the largest court martial in U.S. history, the first of three that followed the Houston...

The Transatlantic Slave Trade: 500 Years Later the Diaspora Still Suffers

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent “Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in...

Gullah people embrace culture amid new challenges in the most African place in America

Nathaniel Cary, The Greenville NewsPublished 6:30 a.m. ET Feb. 4, 2019 Zenobia Harper, a Gullah Geechee woman from Georgetown, S.C., recites a poem in the...

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