Black History Month

Date/Time

February 1st - March 1st
All Day

Description

The Yukon Federation of Labour is pleased to celebrate Black History /African Heritage month this coming February.

Black History/African Heritage month serves as a reminder of the important role that members of the black community have played throughout history and modern times including:

  • fought slavery;
  • demonstrated heroism on battlefields;
  • made workplaces safer;
  • enhanced our culture; and,
  • struggled to achieve human rights and recognition within the labour movement for black workers.