Sunday, November 15, 2009

Community Organizing for Social Justice in Africa

Bridgewater State College's newly-established African Studies Program will host a Kick-Off event featuring Mr. E. Dovi Abbey, Community Organizer from West Africa, who now works in Roxbury, MA. Mr. Abbey will talk about "Community Organizing for Social Justice in Africa."

Mr. Abbey manages African international educational exchange programs and serves on several community-based organizations in Boston and Africa. He is a member of the New England delegation to the National Summit on Africa and the Pan African Forum. He received the Crispus Attucks Community Service Award from the Boston Equal Rights League and other awards for his community service.

This International Education Week event is Sponsored by the African Studies Program, the Social Justice League, and the Anthropology Department. Classes are encouraged to attend. This event is open to the public. Refreshments Served
Tue, Nov 17, Dunn Conference B, Crimson Hall.

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