Black Race Trophy honors Ismael Ivo
"Brazilian artist of humble origins who conquered the world facing all kinds of prejudice, he is honored in 2021 in the Troféu Raça Negra, an award that is part of the activities of Afrobras, a non-governmental organization founded in 1997 dedicated to promoting information, training, training, qualification and affirmative actions for the insertion and visibility of black Brazilians.
The trophy is awarded annually as part of the National Day of Black Awareness (November 20th) and brings together black and non-black national and international personalities and authorities who have contributed to deepening and expanding the appreciation of the black race. It is a fair and timely recognition of those who have constantly contributed to the struggle for racial equality." (pedgetimes.com) MORE