“ACKHI’s aim is to see the development of a comprehensive and coordinated calendar of events which mark Afrikan (Black) History events throughout the year..”
Download our Afrikan (Black) History Season PDF calendar of events around Oxford.
Learn About Afrikan 'Black' History
We are currently in the process of developing a dedicated online space on our website where you can learn all about documented history. Watch this space, and if you would like to contribute, don’t hesitate to contact us!
ACKHI was established in 2003 to promote, protect and preserve the history, heritage and culture, of peoples of Black African heritage living and or working in Oxfordshire, as well as Black Afrika’s contributions to world development.
To promote, maintain, improve and advance education for the benefit of the public in African and African Diasporic cultural heritage particularly by;
The production of educational materials and the encouragement of the arts; to promote African and African Diasporic cultural heritage through various arts media, as well as promoting an Afri-centric perspective of history, current affairs, knowledge and systems. To facilitate organizational capacity building through the organization and or delivery of appropriate training in organizational and management skills, to establish and arts development centre in Oxfordshire, to provide training opportunities, particularly for young African Diasporic people to develop their artistic skills, to promote any charitable purposes for the benefit of the inhabitants of the county of Oxfordshire and the environs thereof and in particular for the people of African and African-Caribbean decent and heritage.
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