The Decade

Calling All Black Entrepreneurs, Every year, the government of Canada spends approximately $22 Billion on goods, services, construction and maintenance projects. Have you wondered how your business can get on the list and win contracts? Tune in to this exclusive online video conversation for Black Canadian entrepreneurs...

On Monday, February 3, 2020, leaders from our communities hailing from Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto and London, will descend upon Parliament Hill to conduct meetings with elected officials to discuss economic inclusion for Black Canadians. Every February for Black History Month our communities come together, tirelessly...

On September 17, 2019, the UNDPAD Push Coalition met with the Department of Canadian Heritage to discuss 3 asks: 1. Federal funds should be allocated to the address anti-black racism within the context of the UNDPAD. 2. From a policy perspective, people of African descent should be...

The UN Decade for People of African Descent (UNDPAD) Push Coalition and thirty other Black organizations meets with the ESDC on July 23, 2019 with the goal of Building Capacity: Supporting Black Canadian Communities....

In proclaiming this Decade, the international community is recognizing that people of African descent represent a distinct group whose human rights must be promoted and protected. Around 200 million people identifying themselves as being of African descent live in the Americas. Many millions more live...