“I am proud to say that 70 percent of The Lost Tribe’s membership is women. Our staff is more than 50 percent women. Empowerment and celebration of women are our everyday reality and we truly look forward to this unique, historic partnership with United Nations Women”. – Creative Director of The Lost Tribe, Valmiki Maharaj
The partnership between The Lost Tribe and United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) was announced on May 19 at an intimate media event at the band’s Woodbrook mas camp.
The partnership comes as UN Women prepares to celebrate its 10th anniversary and the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Platform for Action in the Caribbean (BPfA).
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