- Jul 01 2024
- All Day
Keti Koti is a Surinamese and Antillean holiday celebrated in the Netherlands on July 1. It marks the abolition of slavery in the former Dutch colonies of Suriname and the Dutch Antilles and is a day of remembrance and reflection on the history of slavery and the struggle for freedom and equality. The celebration includes various cultural events, lectures, and discussions aimed at promoting awareness and understanding of the legacy of slavery in the Netherlands and its former colonies.