We are dedicated to increasing the representation of Black people in politics, civil services, Agencies, Boards and Commissions at all levels in Canada.
Provide training and workshops to candidates about the political process at all levels. Provide information to the Black community about civic engagement and opportunities in the civil services and on Agencies, Boards and Commissions.
Encourage Black People to run for political office. Highlight Black candidates and celebrate Black elected officials on all our social media sites and events.
Work with all political parties to increase the number of Black Canadians nominated in winnable ridings. Raise awareness about the impact of underrepresentation of Black people in politics, civil services, Agencies, Boards and Commissions
The history of Black Canadian voting rights is marked…Learn More
Abraham Doras Shadd, the first Afro-Canadian to hold public office,…Learn More
Leonard Austin Braithwaite, CM, OOnt, QC, lawyer, politician (born…Learn More
In 1965, Alexander ran in the Canadian federal election…Learn More
Anne Clare Cools (born August 12, 1943) is a…Learn More
Zanana Lorraine Akande (born c. 1937) is a former politician in Ontario,…Learn More
Jean Augustine’s story is a testament to the power…Learn More
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