Category: International Days

Dorcas Ndegwa

Happy Labour Day!!

We from MIPAD (Most Influential People of African Descent) wish you Happy International Worker’s Day!! We consciously choose to  honour and celebrate the accomplishments and contributions you’ve made in whichever sector you’re in. Keep being a person of excellence and let’s transform the world!!

Dorcas Ndegwa

International Day for People of African Descent

Today, 31st August 2022, marks the second time celebrating the International Day for People of African Descent. Through this Observance the United Nations aims to promote the extraordinary contributions of the African diaspora around the world and calls for elimination of all forms of discrimination against people of African descent. According to the U.N., 2020 …

Dorcas Ndegwa

Celebrating Africa Day

Did you know Africa Day was formerly known as African Freedom Day and African Liberation Day?  In case you don’t know, Africa day is the annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity on 25th May 1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as around the …

MIPAD

March 25th, A day to Remember

For over 400 years, more than 15 million men, women and children were the victims of the tragic transatlantic slave trade, one of the darkest chapters in human history. Every year on 25 March, the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade offers the opportunity to honour and remember those who suffered …

MIPAD

The Girl Child, The Future

Tell me how can one live without daughters – Malala Yousafzai Today we join the World to celebrate the Girl Child. We believe everyone in the world should be given an equal chance to showcase their talents no matter the gender or class they may belong to. We believe the girl child is the future …