Thu, Feb 04|
Black History Month 2021 - The Symposium
MAKING CHANGES Join us as we celebrate the 6th year of the United Nations’ International Decade for People of African Descent at the second edition of the Regional Black Canadians Forum in the Capital Regional!
Time & Location
Feb 04, 2021, 6:30 PM – Feb 06, 2021, 9:30 PM
About the Event
The Symposium will be focused on the implementation of the BC Strategic Plan for People of African Descent.
Conversations will tackle the following topics: Black Ownership & Generating Wealth, Media Representation, Arts & Culture, Black Identities, Mental & Physical Health, Accessing Justice & Community Safety, Migration, and Inclusion, Education Democratic Engagement, Access to Affordable Housing and Shelter.
The Decade is significant as it promotes respect, protection, and fulfillment of human rights of people of African Descent. We believe that this event is in line with the objectives of celebrating Black History Month.