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Breaking the Silence: Teaching about the Transatlantic Slave Trade. ©UNESCO 1999
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Breaking the Silence: Teaching about the Transatlantic Slave Trade

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This CNN report explains the purpose and the conditions of UNESCO's TST Education Project, which intends to raise awareness of the causes and consequences of the Transatlantic Slave Trade and to path the way to bring this subject into school manuals and curricula. A symposium held at Tulane University in New Orleans sensitized participants for the history of the Slave Trade.

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Place/Country: United States of America
Type: Video report
Credits: CNN, producer. UNESCO, Education for Sustainable Development, co-producer.
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Rights/Droits: UNESCO

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