Hanes Du – Ein Hanes Ni 2020
Black History is our Shared History 2020
RCC Black History 2020 theme:
2,000 Nations - Celebrating Diversity - Black History Wales
People of African and Caribbean descent originate from around 2,000 different ethnic groups, with a range of over 2000 languages and multiple cultural traditions.
A year to explore, the inventions, educational achievements, innovative contributions and to celebrate and share this rich heritage through the Arts here in Wales.
Mis Hanes Pobl Dduon 2019 yng Ngogledd Cymru
Black History Month 2019 in North Wales
"Movers, Shakers and Legacy Makers"
NB: This website was created by the Learning Links International Team and currently displays information from the team about our plans and activities, and other information about stories of Black History.
Please check out Race Council Cymru's website for Waleswide activities.
Update June 2020: Agreement was reached lin 2017 that Race Council Cymru was best placed to lead BHM for Wales and applications are being considered by funders to put a support structure in place.
Iolanda Buna Viegas has taken on the role of as Co-ordinator for BHM activities in North Wales, with a focus on Wrexham, while Dr Marian Gwyn, with support from the North Wales Jamaica Society, Capoeira Mochambo and Learning Links International, and also the North Wales Africa Society and NWAMI, has agreed to oversee the co-ordination of a programme of activities in BHM in North West Wales.
NB This site is managed by Learning Links International as an archive and a working tool to update the programme of activities and research into the stories of Black History in Wales.
The Black History Month North Wales Facebook page has the latest information.