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IRD has been an annual event since it gained official recognition in Jamaica in 2000. It is marked across Jamaica and several cities internationally on July 1.
We are highlighting the Rastafari Cultural Calender, with the 100th Year (Centenary) Anniversary of the elevation of Prince Regent in 1916 when he was first given the name “RasTafari”, the name by which the movement is known today. We will acknowledge the 50th Year (Jubilee) of when His Imperial Majesty left from Ethiopia to visit…
May 25th is Africa Day, the official day of the African Union. It is an opportunity to celebrate African diversity and success, and join Africans around the world in highlighting the cultural and social energy of the continent. It is A DAY to remember of all struggles, sacrifices and hardships led by our African ancestors for giving us this opportunity of pride to be an African.
Every year on February 8th (during Black History Month) Pan-African Day will be celebrated to honour the academics, activists, artists, writers, radical voices, leaders and supporters associated with the Pan-African movement.
The purpose of this conference is to strengthen African unity.