The Renaissance, which means "rebirth" in French, refers to the period in European history from 1400 to 1600 AD.
The objective of commemorating this day is to document the tragedies of the slave trade.
On March 2, many important events that changed the world map took place.
Britain is failing to grasp the scale, cost and impact of modern slavery, activists and researchers said on Tuesday.
North Korea and Eritrea have the world's highest rates of modern slavery.
On this day in history, one of the most controversial films yet technically important, was released; 1915's silent epic ”The Birth of a Nation”.
African players unite against slavery by crossing their arms, a gesture being echoed by European players, including Cheick Doukouré and Geoffrey Kondogbia.
Global business tycoons and politicians from 48 countries committed to ending human trafficking, forced labor and modern slavery in the Australian city of Perth.
Maryland authorities removed a statue on Friday of a 19th century chief justice who wrote the pro-slavery Dred Scott decision.
The worn paving stones discovered under a thick layer of modern concrete in Rio de Janeiro don't look like much at first.