2017 PROGRAM — 2017 Reception for the African Diaspora

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Boston Pan African Forum’s 7th Annual Fall Reception Presented:
Africa Union Ambassador to the United States  Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao as the prin
cipal speaker.

AU Ambassador


Prof. Dr. Adekeye Adebajo, Director of the South African University of Johannesburg’s “Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation,” was also introduced and made some remarks.


Place:  McCormack Hall, Ryan Lounge, 3rd Floor

University of Massachusetts Boston

100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA


Date:               Friday, October 6, 2017

Reception:      4:00pm – 5:00pm

Presentation: 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Networking:   7-:00pm – 8:00pm


Nearly 175 guests enjoyed Great Dialogue, Food, Music, & Networking

 Annual Co-Sponsors: University of Massachusetts Boston Center for African, Caribbean and Community Development, Boston Pan-African Forum, Boston University African Studies Center, West Africa Research Association,  and Encuentro Diaspora Afro

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