“People of African Descent: recognition, justice and development”
United Nations (UN) organization has declared an “International Decade For People of African Descent” from 1st of January 2015 – 31st of December 2024.
RAFFA, aims to get involved with the programme of activities at both a national and international level through the olympic award-winning “Passing the Baton” programme designed to inspire peaceful, caring and enterprising neigbhourhoods.
RAFFA, involvement will focus on the following objectives:
- To strengthen national, regional and international action and cooperation in relation to the full enjoyment of economic, social, cultural, civil and political rights by people of African descent, and their full and equal participation in all aspects of society;
- To promote a greater knowledge of and respect for the diverse heritage, culture and contribution of people of African descent to the development of societies