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Africare, the Baoba Fund for Racial Equity, and the National Museum of African-American History & Culture
in recognition of the

United Nation’s
International Decade for People of African Descent
cordially invite you to

A Conversation on Moving the Diaspora Forward:
Opportunities for Brazil/US Collaboration, 2015-2025

Darius Mans, Africare
Selma Moreira, Baoba Fund for Racial Equity
John Franklin, National Museum of African-American History and Culture
Tanya Hernandez, Fordham University
Andreia Lisboa de Sousa, UT Austin
Charis Goff, Thursday Network, Greater Washington Urban League

Keynote Speaker:
Representative Henry “Hank” Johnson (D-GA)
…& other invited guests

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Dillon Ripley Center
1100 Jefferson Drive Southwest, Washington, DC 20560
(Entrance next to the Smithsonian “Castle”)
Time: 9:00am-1 pm

Reservations Required
RSVP to:

Africare is a leading non-governmental organization committed to addressing African development and policy issues by working in partnership with African people to build sustainable, healthy and productive communities. For more information visit

The Baoba Fund for Racial Equality is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to mobilize people and resources in Brazil and abroad, to support pro-racial equity projects of Afro-Brazilian civil society organizations (CSOs) and to promote an agenda that encourages philanthropy for social justice in Brazil, based on the principles of effectiveness, transparency and ethics. For more information visit

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