The competition targets youths ages 11 – 25 to research and produce an essay or a creative/artistic piece on the visit of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie I to the Caribbean Region in April 1966. The competition is divided into four age categories and open to youths locally and internationally inspired to make contribution.
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Project Plan to celebrate the 50th Jubilee of the visit of HIM Haile Selassie I visit to Trinidad and Tobago
His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie I’s visit to the Caribbean in April 1966 has now become enshrined in the annals of the Rastafari movement.
2016 has been named the International Year of the Rastafari: One hundred years since His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie I became regent of Ethiopia and 50 years since HIM Haile Selassie I’s historic visit to Jamaica.
The Rastafari Community in Chile is engaged in a proactive manner with the Pan African people and organizations in the region. They have established collaborative relationship to keep alive the African identity, culture and tradition, and its contribution to the development of not just Chile but of South America historically.
The Rastafari Global Secretariat will aim to fill this gap in representation of the international community in the modern world.