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The Ongoing Legacy of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in Britain

Black Skin - No Sin

Climate Change & the African Diaspora

Publications & Seminars 

October 2021 - May 2024

Is there an ongoing legacy of the Transatlantic Slave Trade in Britain? Should the descendants of enslaved Africans be given reparations? Should the British public pay? 

As a part of this important project, join our seminars, read our publications and fill in our questionnaire.

Workshops & Lectures

November 2021 - June 2024

Have you ever been made to feel like your Black skin was a badge of shame rather than honour? Ever wondered why a Black person is 9 times more likely to be stopped and searched than a White person. 

Join our workshops and lectures on this complex, ongoing subject.

Publications and Seminars

December 2021 - November 2024

How does climate change affect people of African descent? How will the African Diaspora overcome the challenges and impacts of the climate crisis? What are the solutions?

As a part of this important project, join our seminars, read our publications and fill in our questionnaire.

When Black Women Speak 

Publications & Seminars 

February 22 - January  2025

Enhancing the voices of Black women in the UK and throughout the African Diaspora. This event will explore contemporary biases faced by Black women in various areas of life, their origins, entrenched legacies and, identify effective tools which can be used to overcome them.


We will explore biases that are found in the following areas: education, career progression, migration, travel, health, wellbeing, social mobility to intergenerational mobility. Aspects of intersectionality will also be discussed including sexism and racism alongside providing effective tools that may be used to overcome such biases.


Become a part of the team by becoming a volunteer! There is lots to share, learn and change. Fill out the form below to begin the interview process.

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Thanks for your interest in being a volunteer at Birthmark of Africa! We will contact you shortly to find out some more information about how we can work together and if this role is suitable for you. In the meantime, sign up to become a member here at Birthmark of Africa and keep up to date with all the latest events, news, projects and much more.

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