Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: Human Rights

April 30, 2013: 25 years of Geledés: the Black Women’s Institute – a leading organization in the fight against racism and giving visibility to black women of Brazil. Congratulations!


Note from BW of Brazil: Today, April 30th, in 1988 the black women’s organization Geledés began its very important work of giving voice to Brazil’s black women and articulating a dialogue … Continue reading

April 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dionne Warwick honored in the Rio community of Vidigal


The singer received a certificate for her collaboration in a cultural event Warwick watches a performance by the group Nós do Morro Dionne Warwick, who is in Brazil for a series … Continue reading

August 29, 2012 · 1 Comment