Keep A Child Alive By Bidding On Unique Items From Harlem’s Alicia Keys And More!

alicia-keys-in-harlemHarlem born Alicia Keys and her non-profit Keep A Child Alive have teamed up with eBay for an amazing auction with memorabilia from some of our favorite celebs. There is something for everyone. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

HW Pick: Boubacar Traoré The Legend Of African Desert Blues At The Met

boubacar-in-harlem-1Legendary Malian songwriter, master singer, and guitarist Boubacar (aka “Kar Kar”) Traoré rose to fame in the ‘60s with his desert blues performances, fusing Malian and Arabic music. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

The Best Brother Vellies For The Harlem Glamazon

brother-v3-finalWe love sustainable and artisanal, especially if its handcrafted redefined luxury pieces from Africa, from a company like Brother Vellies Brooklyn based founded by Creative Director, Aurora James. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

East 126th Street Harlem African Burial Ground Memorial Project Open House

harem african burial groundBe sure to join the Thursday, September 15th at the Silberman School of Social Work for an Open House on the East 126th Street Harlem African Burial Ground Memorial project ! Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

Africa’s Mbongwana Star, Batida, Young Paris And More At SummerStage In Central Park

afro funfadelic

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

Join Afro-funkadelic stars Mbongwana Star, Batida , Young Paris and DJ Underdog for a futuristic orgasmic music and Pre-Show Panel discussion in Central Park Summerstage. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: African Passport Launches At AU Summit in Rwanda

africa-safari-zebra-sunrise-With the Go Africa Street Festival on July 16th, 2016 in “Little Africa” in Central Harlem, we thought it newsworthy that soon, citizens of African nations will have little need for those black, blue, red, and green passports that mark their countries (and their respective power). Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

HW Pick: 2016 African Diaspora World Tourism Awards And African Royalty

king Rukirabasaija Oyo in african processionAs the August 26-28 date for the 2016 African Diaspora World Tourism Awards and Travel Expo approaches, plans have been made to include a “Royal Procession” as a part of the week-end events. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

Stay In Harlem For The Go Africa Harlem 2016 Street Festival In “Little Africa”

South_Africa_Johannesburg_cultural_dance_festival_5526880f20fb4465bcf3eeecd8b165beWhen you need a break from the Harlem Book Fair, head down to the first annual Go Africa Harlem 2016 Street Festival, with African food, dance, music, clothing and more from Harlem to Harare on Saturday, July 16, 2016, on 116th Street in “Little Africa” Harlem. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

King Sunny Adé At SummerStage In Central Park

king sunny adeThe World Music Institute (WMI) is thrilled to open its 2016-2017 season with a rare U.S. appearance by Nigerian superstar King Sunny Adé. Presented by City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage in association with WMI, the concert also features fellow Nigerian Orlando Julius and The Afro Soundz, and DJ Rich Medina. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

From Africa With Love, Dr. Adeyeye Is Coming To Harlem

Dr AdeyeyeThe Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba, Dr. Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, will make a monumental historic visit to Harlem, NY in the United States of America in June where he will visit several states with his entourage. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

The New York African Film Festival At Lincoln Center

FabriceMonteiro2014_prophecy-1_copyright-Fabrice-Monteiro-556x371The Film Society of Lincoln Center and African Film Festival, Inc. announce the lineup for the 23rd New York African Film Festival, May 4-10. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

HW Pick: Lupita Nyong’o Is On A Mission In Kenya

Lupita-Kristian-Schmidt4In Disney’s new adaptation of The Jungle Book, which opened on April 15, Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o lends her voice to the character Raksha, a mother wolf that “adopts” human cub Mowgli and vows to keep him safe. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

Great African Safari Lodges You Haven’t Heard Of Yet

5589a239eb260e510b3b0822_12-safari-tanzania-greystoke-mahale-2

Written by Alexandra Kirkman

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

Conte Nast Traveler reports on amazing properties beyond the rightly loved big brands (&Beyond, Singita, Wilderness)—each tailor-made for a certain type of traveler from Harlem to Harare. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Senegal Film Festival, From Senegal With Love (update)

senegal film festival 2015The organizers of the Senegal Film Festival, known as Voyage Sur Le Fleuve Senegal/ Cinema Du Fleuve, held every two years in the historic port city of Saint-Louis also known as Ndar,

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: African Health Now Celebrates Gift of Life

AfricaTai

By CC Minton

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

African Health Now held its “Gift of Life” inaugural benefit hosted by the organizations Board of Directors.  n and took place at Chelsea Piers’ Sunset Terrace on Tuesday, October 20, 2015. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Macy’s Commemorates Rwanda Path To Peace

Rwanda at Macys_Cristina 1Macy’s is celebrating 10 years of its Rwanda Path to Peace initiative, offering customers special commemorative red and white basket designs to honor the decade-long partnership. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

HW Pick: Oya, Something Happened on the Way to West Africa Premieres

rspridefrontsmallPride and Gender: A Film Conversation celebrates LGBTQ Month with an amazing line up of films and guests. Continue Reading →

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

Op-Ed : Approach Africa with a New Mindset

Liya_Kebede

By Liya Kebede

Support Harlem World today. Thank you.
__________

There is nothing quite like the open-air markets in Africa.  They are saturated with colour and brimming with energy.  It was during a walk through my favourite artisanal bazaar in Addis, filled with traditional Ethiopian weaving, that the idea first took root that I could cultivate a fashion line, right here in my hometown. Continue Reading →