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International Day of Remembrance of Victims of Slavery
and the Transatlantic Slave Trade, 25 March 2011
the living legacy of 30 million untold stories

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Slave ownership document at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade exhibit at UN Headquarters in NYC.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Slave-trade related cuffs and neck chain displayed at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade exhibit at UN Headquarters in NYC.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire 50 lb weight that was attached to ankles of slaves making walking and working torturous displayed at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade exhibit at UN Headquarters in NYC.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Slave ownership document at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade exhibit at UN Headquarters in NYC.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Slave ownership document at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade exhibit at UN Headquarters in NYC.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Salomon Nguema Owono, Deputy Prime Minister of Equatorial Guinea at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Guests at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Guests at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Raymond Wolfe, Chairman, Permanent Memorial Committee and Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations, at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire H.E. Mr. Téte António, Permanent Observer of the African Union to the United Nations and Hardeep Singh Puri, Permanent Representative of India to the UN at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN. Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Imna Arroyo, Artist, Ancestral Memories, Legacy installation at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN. Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Joel Freeman, President & CEO of the Freeman Institute at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Member of a cultural group from the Republic of Equatorial Guinea at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Member of a cultural group from the Republic of Equatorial Guinea at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Ama Tutu Muna, Minister of Culture of Cameroon at the International Day of Remembrance of the victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN. Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Member of a cultural group from the Republic of Equatorial Guinea at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Members of a cultural group from the Republic of Equatorial Guinea at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Members of a cultural group from the Republic of Equatorial Guinea at the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade at the UN.  Photo: Luiz Rampelotto, © Europa Newswire Queue at UN Visitors entrance for film screening De Wolf family & UN moderator address audience Audience at film screening Film-maker Katrina Browne with De Wolf family members, Elizabeth Sturges-Llerena and Tom De Wolf Audience and panel interact following film screening on 21 March Questions from audience Tom De Wolf with audience participants after film screening Audience at film screening Katrina Browne and student from Blue Nile Rights of Passage organisation Tom De Wolf with audience participants after film screening De Wolf family members, James Perry and Tom De Wolf with audience participants De Wolf family member, Elizabeth Sturges-Llerena with audience participants Tom De Wolf with audience participants after film screening De Wolf family with Dawn Johnston-Britton, UN focal point for 2011 commemoration
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