Working to Sustain a Culture

Providing a forum for the Krio Descendants organisations at home and the Diaspora
OUR MISSIONS

Archimedes Faulkner

Chairman's New Year Message

As I start my second term as Chair, I want to thank you for the confidence you have in me to continue to serve in this capacity. Let me on behalf of KDU Global say thank you to our outgoing Vice Chair and executive members for a job well done.

As we start the New Year, the new executive will pursue the vision and mission of KDU Global. I look forward to working with our Vice Chair and the rest of the executive and members of our Global Leadership. We owe it to our members to do what is right as we go about our shared responsibilities.

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JOIN A CHAPTER
JOIN A CHAPTER
There are currently 11 Krio Descendants Union (KDU) Chapters, formed after the Home based organization, KDU Freetown, that form KDU Global. KDU Texas, KDU Northeast, KDU Georgia, KDU North Carolina, KDU New England, KDU London, KDU Young Adults (Virtual Group), Krio Descendants United of California, Krio Diaspora United Southern Ontario (Canada), KDU Houston and most recently KDU Maryland.
DISCOVER THE HISTORY
DISCOVER THE HISTORY
Black Americans, Maroons, and West Africans are most of the ancestral groups woven through history to become the Krios of Sierra Leone
HOMECOMING REUNION 2018
HOMECOMING REUNION 2018
Join us in London this year for our annual KDU Family Reunion, hosted by the London Chapter
August 30th - September 2nd

2018 KDU Family Reunion - Croydon, London

Featuring Akintola G. Wyse Symposium, Townhall Meeting, Luncheon Sale, Awujoh, Dinner & Dance

1787: Granville Town & Freetown
Founded by the Black Poor from Britain
1792: Freetown
Founded by Black American Settlers
1800: Maroon Town
Founded by Jamaican Maroons
1808-1855: The Peninsular
Founded by Liberated Africans

Visit our Chapter Sites

Learn more about each of our Chapters and stay updated with events and activities throughout the year.