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Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of Marcus Garvey’s Convention of the Negro Peoples of the World

Streamed August 1, 2020 — This virtual production honoring the Life and Legacy of the Hon. Marcus Mosiah Garvey on the 100th Anniversary of the First Convention of the Colored Peoples of the World in New York’s Madison Square Garden, August, 1920 Brought to you by The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW21) and the Pan-African Unity Dialogue (PAUD).

Participants Include

  • Dr. Julius Garvey
    Son of Marcus Mosiah Garvey
  • Nana Akufo-Addo
    President of Ghana
  • H.E. Hage G. Geingob
    President of the Republic of Namibia
  • H.E. Dr. Sam Nujoma
    Founding President of the Republic of Namibia
  • Mayor Ras Baraka
    Newark, New Jersey
  • Hon. P. J. Patterson
    Former Prime Minister of Jamaica
  • Hon. David Commissiong
    Barbados’s Ambassador to CARICOM
  • Prof. Rupert Lewis
    University of the West Indies (UWI)
  • Prof. Carolyn Cooper
    University of the West Indies (UWI)
  • Dr. Shani Roper
    University of the West Indies (UWI)
  • Steven Golding
    President of the UNIA Jamaica
  • Yvette Modestin
    IBW21 & NAARC Member, Founder/Executive Director, Encuentro Diaspora
  • Dr. Ron Daniels
    President of IBW21, Convener of NAARC and PAUD
  • Paradise Gray
    X-CLAN, Founder, The Black Watch Movement
  • Don Rojas
    Director of Communications & International Relations (IBW21)

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IBW21 (The Institute of the Black World 21st Century) is committed to enhancing the capacity of Black communities in the U.S. and globally to achieve cultural, social, economic and political equality and an enhanced quality of life for all marginalized people.