In October 2017, the Centre for Reparations Research at the University of the West Indies (UWI) is officially launched with the first event a reparations symposium. June 29, 2018 No Comments Reference: http://www.reparationresearch.org/event/crr-offical-launch/ Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like June 28, 2018 In 1917, Marcus Garvey establishes a Universal Negro Improvement Association branch in the United States. June 29, 2018 In April 1989, the African-American Summit includes support for reparations in its concluding document: “We call for reparations. If they are good enough for the Japanese-Americans and Native Americans, they are good for those of us who worked for hundreds of years unpaid, and who now need that capital for our own development in this country?” (Salim Muwakkil, Black America: Blacks call for reparations to break the shackles of the past, In These Times (Oct. 11-17, 1989), p. 6) June 29, 2018 In 1973, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is established. The secretariat headquarters is in Georgetown, Guyana. As of 2018, CARICOM has 15 full members, 5 associate members, and 8 observers.