International African Festival Tübingen, Germany 2013

International African Festival Tübingen, Germany 2013

Africans, be proud of your culture Dear Africans, friends and well-wishers of Africa, Summer is around the corner! It’s time to relax and spend quality time with friends, family and well-wisher at the largest extravaganza African Diaspora festival taking place for the 4th time in Down-town Tübingen from the 8th to the 11th of August 2013 at …

African Diaspora Congress of Switzerland March Meeting

African Diaspora Congress of Switzerland March Meeting

Latest statistics show that over 60‘000 Africans and people of African orgine live or work in Swit-zerland. This huge population is scattered all over the 26 cantons of the Swiss Confederation, mostly in major cities like Zurich, Geneva, Lausanne, Basel, Berne, Biel etc. The African population of Switzerland is composed mostly of legal residents who …

African History Month UK – Customs, Culture and Commemoratives

African History Month UK – Customs, Culture and Commemoratives

When: 1 – 29 October 2011 Where: Stanley Gibbons, 399 Strand, London WC2R 0LX, 9am – 5:30pm In celebration of Black History Month UK, rare stamp and collectibles dealer Stanley Gibbons will be hosting an exhibition based on the stamp collection of award-winning African-Caribbean creative, Jon Daniel. Stamps have been sourced by the expert team …

16th session of the Human Rights Council Panel discussion on the full enjoyment of the human rights of people of African descent, to mark the International Year for People of African Descent

16th session of the Human Rights Council Panel discussion on the full enjoyment of the human rights of people of African descent, to mark the International Year for People of African Descent

Room XX, Palais des Nations, Geneva 2 March 2011, 12:00-15:00, Room XX, Palais des Nations Mandate and background GA resolution 64/169 proclaimed the year beginning on 1 January 2011 the International Year for People of African Descent, with a view to strengthening national actions and regional and international cooperation for the benefit of people of …

Call for Papers: 3rd Annual North Carolina Central University African Diaspora Studies Symposium

Call for Papers: 3rd Annual North Carolina Central University African Diaspora Studies Symposium

Hat Tip: Black German Cultural Society Call for Papers: 3rd Annual North Carolina Central University African Diaspora Studies Symposium – Conspicuously Unseen: Invisibility and Denial in Diasporic Communities March 19-20, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC Presented by the Department of History, the Global Studies Program, and the College of Liberal Arts North Carolina Central …

Ghana Investment Expo in London

Ghana Investment Expo in London

London, UK – The Ghana Black Star Network presents the 2nd Annual Ghana Business & Investment Exhibition on Saturday 19th September 2009 at the Bernie Grants Art Centre, Tottenham, London. Due to popular demand and a successful launch in 2008; the Ghana Black Stars Network are presenting the 2nd Annual Ghana Business & Investment Exhibition …

African Identities in the Age of Obama

African Identities in the Age of Obama

CALL FOR PROPOSALS First African and African American Studies Conference “African Identities in the Age of Obama” October 8-10, 2009 Proposal Deadline: June 1, 2009 George Mason University George Johnson Center Conference Chair: Wendi N. Manuel-Scott, wmanuels@gmu.edu On 20 January 2009, the first African-American citizen, Barack Hussein Obama, was sworn in as the President of …