The Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia is hosting a free learning opportunity titled
From Past to Present: The History & Legacy of Black Nova Scotians
Black History Learning Journey is a further exploration of systemic racism and the shared history of colonization. As part of our continued learnings and action, the goal is to continue to increase individual and organizational participation in shared educational spaces, create meaningful dialogue, mobilize the sector, and provide tangible ways to combat anti-Black racism.
The 4-part series takes place in June, recordings of the webinars will be freely available after the live events.
"Nova Scotia has over 50 historic African Nova Scotian communities with a long, deep, and complex history dating back over 200 years. African Heritage Month provides us with another opportunity to celebrate our culture, legacy, achievements, and contributions of our people – past and present." From the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia.
2015-2024 is The International Decade for People of African Descent. This was proclaimed by the United Nations, General Assembly.