#IDPAD: International Decade For People Of African Descent

We must remember that people of African descent are among those most affected by racism. Too often, they face denial of basic rights such as access to quality health services and education.

BAN KI-MOONUnited Nations Secretary-General
Diversity Matters is proud to be supporting IDPAD – International Decade For People Of African Descent 2015 – 2024! This decade is dedicated to people of African descent across the globe. It’s theme is Recognition, Justice and Development.

IDPAD logo in UN languages Arabic, Spanish, Chinese, French, English and Russian