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Speaking at Amsterdam Roots Festival, Photo by Rien de Jager

Omek is more than a company. It’s the manifestation of the most fulfilling and empowering components of my life.

I grew up in a setting that isn’t accessible for many people in the African diaspora. A setting that may not ever be accessible to my own sons…


By Kemo Camara

One of the most common questions I get asked whenever I start talking about the African Diaspora community is “What is diaspora?”

One day I was with a group of friends and I casually asked their opinion about a diaspora project I was working on at the time…


By Kemo Camara for The Broker

Partnering with the African diaspora as a bridge between The Netherlands and Africa could be a major advantage in building an effective African policy strategy for both the public and private sectors. The key to harnessing the potential of the more than 700,000 people…


Photos by Webster Mugavazi, Africa Web TV,

We’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to be a changemaker. And what we keep coming back to is the concept of collaboration. Every revolutionary act — from the liberation struggle of Sankara to simply existing as a Black person today — has been well-fought because a group…

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