Caribbean Africans gathered today in the city of Port of Spain to support thr launch of International Decade for people of African Descent 2015 – 2024 by The Emancipation Support Committe of Trinidad & Tobago.
The event was held in the city of Port of Spain , where a reasonable gathering of African centered citizens supported by other persons loving justice and equality for all gave their blessings to this launch that had representatives of the People’s Partnership government, The Office of the Leader of the Opposition, Nation of Islam, United Nations, Council of Traditional Afrikan Chiefs of Trinidad & Tobago, members of the Diplomatic Corps, The National Council of Orisa Elders of Trinidad & Tobago, Caribbean Pan African Network, All Mansions of Ras Tafari and other organizations cultural, spiritual and civic based.
The feature address was given by David Commissiong prominent Caribbean Pan Africanist of the Clement Payne Movement of Barbados, who delivered a very clear and concise outline of what the U,N, Declaration entails and the resposibilties of governments of the Caribbean, civil societ organizations and independent persons working to ensure that this decade allows us further victory in the process that would lead to total and unconditional liberation.
Those persons interested to contribute their energies to ensure the success of activities for International Decade for People of African Descent may contactEmancipation Support Committee of Trinidad & Tobago at Bergerac Terrace Maraval.
Photo credit : Roxanne Muhammad.