Program

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Saturday, July 10

Online Zoom Webinar

Day 1 MC: Robin Harris

11:00 am - 11:15 am Opening Ceremony

On Stage: Sayi Kamba

11:15 am - 11:35 am Welcome: The African Nation Fight Song

On Stage: Elikya Ngoma

11:35 am - 11:55 am Solidarity Statements

Solidarity Statements and salutes to the African National Women's Organization from all over the worldOn Stage: Various Speakers: Penny Hess, Malika Alexander, Kobina Bantushango, Tiffany Murphy, Bakari Olatunji, Christina Lares,

11:55 am - 12:00 pm Culture Section

On Stage: Queen Indigo X

12:00 pm - 12:50 pm Organizing impact on Women and Maternal Health and how to combat it

African women suffer from a wide range of health disparities ranging from reproduction to elder health. This discussion will examine historical and modern-day impact of colonialism as it relates to African women’s health and healthcare. On Stage: Dr. Aisha Fields Sayi Kamba, Simone Toomer CD/CBE(DTI), CLC, CBC, LCCE, LLLL, ISE , Chanel L Portia-Albert CD, CPD, CLC, CHHC ,

12:50 pm - 1:20 pm Buy Black Power - Decolonaise, Uzi, Zenzele Consignment Panel Discussion

The future of revolutionary movement building is not in the hands of philanthropists or corporate sponsors. It is especially important for African women to own and operate their own movement through membership and giving. This workshop will discuss the fact that an integral part of overturning the Special Oppression of African Women is creating an ability for African women to become economically self-reliant. On Stage: Yejide Orunmila, Kundai Bajikikayi, Fofeet Alkebulan

1:35 pm - 2:00 pm ANWO President Speech

On Stage: Yejide Orunmila

2:00 pm - 2:35 pm Liberating African women with the theory of African Internationalism


On Stage: Chairman Omali Yeshitela

2:35 pm - 2:50 pm Decolonaise

On Stage:

2:50 pm - 3:15 pm Call for Membership and Sustainable Funding

On Stage: Sayi Kamba & Pauline

3:15 - 3:20 pm Uhuru Kijiji Childcare Collective

On Stage:

3:20 - 4:10 pm Address State Sanctioned Kidnapping of African Children

This panel will discuss what to do if and when the state goes after our children. We will raise up the ongoing state sponsored kidnapping of African children and the criminalization of African mothers through the foster care system. As well as discuss strategies to combat increased targeting of our children in schools. On Stage: Yejide Orunmila, Vichelle Dixon, Felisa Cal

4:10 - 4:30 pm - Announcements and Closing Remarks

On Stage: Yejide Orunmila


Sunday, July 11

Online Zoom Webinar

11:00 am - 11:05 am Welcome Day 2

On Stage: Felisha Cal

11:05 am - 11:20 am Fashion Show

On Stage: Uzi Custom Clothing

11:20 am - 11:55 pm ANWO - Organizing with One Voice

Leading organizers of the African National Women's Organization discuss the technical strategy of international campaigning. On Stage: International Executive Committee

11:33 am - 12:40 pm Control of Childcare with the Uhuru Kijiji Childcare Collective

On Stage: Connie Hutchison and Nontsikilelo Buzo

12:40 pm - 1:00 pm Self-Sustaining Economics Building a Revolutionary Brand

On Stage: Yejide Orunmila, Najah Fleary

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Cadre School Graduation

On Stage: International Executive Committee

1:30 pm - 2:10 pm African Internationalism Addressing Sex Work and Modern Day Slavery

On Stage: Yejide Orunmila Kalambayi Andenet

2:15 pm - 2:40 pm Women in Occupied Azania

On Stage: Nskie Bio

2:45 pm - 3:20 pm ANWO Many Fists and Building the Way Forward

Review of the what it takes to build a revolutionary organization branch by BranchOn Stage: International Executive Committee

3:20 pm - 3:30 pm Call to Membership/Donations

On Stage: Sayi Kamba and Pauline Dixon

3:30 pm - 3:50 pm Appointment to ANWO President

As the Chairman of the African People's Socialist Party, Chairman Omali Yeshitela has the responsibility of appointing leadership of the Party's mass organization. During this session the President of the African National Women's Organization will be determined through appointment. On Stage: Omali Yeshitela

3:50 pm - 4:05 pm Closing Remarks + Adjourn

On Stage:Yejide Orunmila