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COVID-19 FUND & RESOURCE

  • Fundraising campaign to support Brazilian communities impacted by the pandemic in the New York Metropolitan area.

  • COVID-19 Resources For Brazilian Communities in New York and New Jersey (in Portuguese)

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS

  • Online monthly community-engaged  events that create a safe and informative space for Black Brazilian women immigrants, discussing discuss a variety of topics that pertains to their livelihoods. Join us every second Tuesday of the month via Zoom, or every Monday on ClubHouse (Club: Kilomba)

INTERNATIONAL

SOLIDARITY

  • We are raising funds to support the National Fundraising Campaing for Emergency Actions Against Hunder and Violence During the Covid-19 pandemic in Brazil. The campaign mapped 222.895 families in vulnerable situations that will benefit from food baskets delivered directly to them.

  • Course: Black Brazilian Feminisms and Favelas. March, 2020. More >

Workshops

  • Black Brazilians Studying Abroad. Series of workshops for Black Brazilian students who wish to pursue graduate studies in the United States. October 2020. Videos>  Event>

  • Resume and job interview in the U.S.: Free professional development workshop for Black Brazilian women. April 2021. More>

events

  • Black Lives Matter Across the Americas: Black Youth Organizer and the Struggle for Racial Justice. Event organized in partnership with the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and Harvard University. More>

  • Economic Hardship and Vaccination in Black Communities in Brazil and in the United States. February, 2021. More>

  • 41st Birthday of Marielle Franco: Celebrating Her Legacy and Honoring the Marielles in the World. July, 2020. More

  • Black cinema, ancestrality and liberation: Celebrating Brazil's Black History Month. November, 2019. More >

  • Centering Black Brazilian Feminisms. More>

  • The Global War on Black People and our Global Resistance. Organized by AfroResistance. Co-sponsor: Kilomba Collective.  June, 2020. More >

  • Black Parenting as Immigrant During The COVID-19 Crisis. More>

  •  A Year Later: Racial and Gender Inequalities in Health. March, 2021. More>

  • International Vigil for Justice, Action, and in Remembrance of João Alberto Silveira Freitas and Countless other Black Brazilians Who Were Victims of Violence. More>

NEWSLETTER

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kilombas

  • KILOMBAS - Black Brazilian Voices uplifts the voices of Black women across the Diaspora, offering multilingual, transnational, and radical perspectives on Brazilian issues and Black women's experiences as agents of change. This transnational platform welcomes the analyses and writings of Black women across the Diaspora with analyses, personal stories and historical context, news updates, and more. For contributions, please contact us at info@kilomba.org

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