Festival Latinidades

Bahia, Brésil

Created in 2008, the Festival Latinidades is today considered the largest festival of black women in Latin America, annually involving all Brazilian regions, with growing international participation. A permanent initiative to promote racial and gender equality and a platform for the training and dynamization of black women's sectors in the most diverse fields of activity.

Latinidades is a multilingual festival that seeks to develop dialogues with public authorities, government organizations, social and cultural movements, universities, networks, collectives and other groups. A space for convergence of state and civil society initiatives related to confronting racism, sexism and promoting racial equality.