How can we transform intentions into action? QUIBDO, COLOMBIA — On August 11th the Pan-African Council in collaboration with Juntos Por el Chocó - JUPECH (Together for Choco), Manos Visibles, and Educatalento (Pan-African Youth Leadership Network), co-hosted a live discussion with young Afro-Colombian [...]
There has been growing concern and wide-spread debate about the health and economic consequences in Africa and regions of the Diaspora as the virus spreads throughout the world. As the world grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic, the deep-seated inequities that disproportionately affect Black communities and [...]
The international organization sees Brazil as a strategic base for promoting further integration with African countries. Rio de Janeiro - The Pan-African Council (PAC) launched its first office in Brazil in central Rio de Janeiro on December [...]
The African Diaspora Tourism Conference presents a platform to discuss, initiate, dialogue and celebrate a new relationship and how to sustain these new vistas. The African Diaspora Tourism Conference presents a platform to discuss, initiate, dialogue and celebrate a new relationship and how to [...]
Race, Colorism, Diaspora and Identity in Cali, Colombia — The Experience of a Traveling Black Caribbean Scholar in Colombia’s “Chocolate City”
Over the last week, I had the privilege of traveling to the South American nation of Colombia to represent Howard University’s Cathy Hughes School of Communication at the annual Caribbean Studies Association conference in Santa Marta, a resort town situated on the Caribbean coast [...]
The Pan-African Council has been invited to consult the African Union at the 2nd Diaspora Focal Points Workshop organized on the back of the Consultative Act of the African Union regarding the African Diaspora.