FOUNDATION FOR THE REMEMBRANCE OF SLAVERY

  • Transmit
    France's worldwide history
  • Avoid
    competitive remembrance
  • Combat
    racism and stereotypes
  • Celebrate
    legacies - Creolization, culture, values
  • Improve
    overseas territories' visibility in France
  • Explain
    French diversity

"I love maroons [those who escaped slavery], but I also love the insurgents, rebels, mutineers, resistance fighters and abolitionists of all eras and causes."

Christiane Taubira L’Esclavage raconté à ma fille (Slavery Explained to My Daughter, 2002)