Kalinago Week 2022

by: - September 8, 2022
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The indigenous people of Dominica will celebrate Kalinago Week 2022 beginning September 16th to the 24th under the theme, “Building Resilience Through Kalinago Heritage: Pride In People, Strength In Community”.

The event is a week of cultural activities that seeks to highlight the heritage and resilience of the Kalinago people.

Cultural Officer, Prosper Paris highlighted a few of the activities that are set for the week.

The main highlight of the Kalinago week will be observed on Monday, September 19th, 2022 — the actual day in history when the Kalinago people fought and died for the cause of free trade.

Also on Monday 19th, there will be an award ceremony from 3:00 PM at the Kalinago Barana Aute with over 27 people to receive awards.

The week of activities will also continue on Tuesday.

Cultural Officer, Prosper Paris.

Kalinago Week will commence with a media launch on September 9th, 2022.