Invitation to the 9th Caribbean Rastafari Organisation Conference

Invitation to the 9th Caribbean Rastafari Organisation Conference

Rastafari Turtle Dove Deliverance (RTDD) will be officially hosting the 9th Annual Caribbean Rastafari Organization (CRO) Conference here in the British Virgin Islands at the East End-Long Look Community Center on Tortola from the 1st to the 9th November 2003.  The theme of this year’s conference is “Rastafari the Law & Human Rights“.

I and I will be celebrating the establishment of a local Ethiopian Orthodox Church is growing to be charted.  Two Public Forums are planned, the first will focus on “The ‘Rasta Law’ and Discrimination against Rastafari” and the second on “Reparations and Repatriation”.

Reasoning on Rastafari Livity, the Rastafari Global Reasoning 2003 experience, and the setting up of interregional trade linkages using food, music and craft, with a view towards enhancing local and regional economic development.  There will be lectures, field trips and micro workshops.  An art, craft and educational exhibition along with a major Cultural Stage Show will be some of the highlights of the conference.

For persons wishing to bring tens there is a site with facilities available next to the community center. The Registration fee for the conference is US$50.00.  Food and housing included for visitors.

Rastafari Turtle Dove Deliverance extends a heartical invitation to all Rastafari Brethen and Sistren, and Rastafari Houses, in the Virgin Islands, the Caribbean and Globally to fulticipate in these Irations.



Greetings to the Rastafari Nation International in the Blessed Name of I&I Father HIM Haile Selassie I, King I-Mortal, Rastafari.

The Caribbean Rastafari Organization (CRO) and the Rastafari Turtle Dove Deliverance (RTDD) of the British Virgin Islands announce the hosting of the 9th Conference/Gathering of the Caribbean Rastafari Organization, in the British Virgin Islands from Saturday, November 1st – Saturday, November 8th 2003 Under the theme “Rastafari, the Law and Human Rights”.

I&I are calling on the Conscious Rastafari Nation to join I&I in this 9th step forward since 1997, towards the Centralization and Organization of the Rastafari Nation, the KingMan of Jah Rastafari, on Earth as it is in Zion. Join I&I in Joyous Nyabinghi Celebration of the 73rd anniversary of the crowning of the King of Glory, and in solemn deliberation on I&I Human Rights and the Rastafari destiny of Repatriation.

Theme and Agenda for 9th CRO Gathering 1st  – 8th  November 2003  –  BVI

“Rastafari the Law & Human Rights” Agenda

Saturday 1st Nov. | Opening Ceremony  (7:30 pm)

Sunday 2nd Nov | Coronation Ises        (2:00 pm)

Monday 3rd Nov | CRO Reasoning  (11:00 am – 1:00 pm) (Cttee/Island Reports) | CRO Reasoning (3:00 – 6:00 pm) (Cttee projects/ Networking)

Tuesday 4th Nov | Public Forum (The ‘Rasta Law’ and Discrimination against Rastafari)

Wednesday 5th Nov | Trip to Virgin Gorda| CRO Recruitment/Dues| BVI Rastafari Inity/ Church Establishment

Thursday 6th Nov | Art, Craft and Educational Exhibition | Ital Food Sale

Friday 7th Nov | CRO Reasoning (11:00 am – 1:00 pm) | Global Rastafari Reasoning experience | Public Forum| Reparations & Repatriation

Sat 8th Nov | Press Conference | Cultural Show