Events

CADB Nigeria 2013

8.04.2014
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Dates: December 14-30, 2013
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/CADBNIGERIA2013

In December 2013, Howard University students pooled their creativity and resources to take a fourteen day trip to West Africa. Culture Arts & Development Bridge (Nigeria) planned developed and organized visits to several historical cities, slave castles, beautiful beaches, traditional villages, markets, and festivals in Nigeria. In addition, CADB scheduled a textile workshop, cultural dance performance and fully immersed these 9 students in the Yoruba culture in Southwest Nigeria.

“Our organization is committed to connecting communities through sharing culture, teaching cultural tolerance, and instilling virtues based on an […]

Ancient Traditions in Modern Times

8.04.2014
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Name: “Ancient Traditions in Modern Times: The Value of African Culture in our Community Today”

Date: June 30, 2013

This event was structured as an open forum with a panel of community members representing institutions and organizations committed to cultural diffusion, education, and development.Our groundbreaking program is an initiative which targeteddiasporic Africans, affectionately called ‘Afropolitans’ in popular culture, to generate a circumspect dialogue centered on contemporary issues in Africa and the Diaspora. This event featured a unique presentation fromthe Araba of AbatalandIfatopeAkinwande, who serves as a cultural repository specializing in the traditional ethics and culture of the Yoruba ethnic […]