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Gate of no return

Beninese Government to collaborate with Djimon Hounsou Foundation

January 13, 2020

At a press conference in Cotonou, Beninese Sports Minister Oswald Homeky announces the Goverment's support for the Gate of Return Marathon & Festival.

Voices for Africa

The Artwork ‘Africa’ by graphic artist Patrick Thomas

November 12, 2020

How the artwork Africa by renowned graphic artist Patrick Thomas became a powerful symbol of the Djimon Hounsou Foundation.

Gate of no return

Why I founded the Djimon Hounsou Foundation

November 18, 2020

Actor & humanitarian Djimon Hounsou explains his motivation for establishing his own nonprofit.


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