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Ed Miliband to give a talk at Croydon BME Forum’s Black History Month Event

2014-10-21T13:29:37+00:00

Press Release Monday 21st October 2014 | 12:00   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ed Miliband to give a talk at Croydon BME Forum’s Black History Month Event Ed Miliband, Leader of the Labour Party will on Thursday 23rd October 2014 be attending Croydon BME Forum’s event: Croydon Celebrates Black History Month: History for Tomorrow. Ed Miliband,

Ed Miliband to give a talk at Croydon BME Forum’s Black History Month Event 2014-10-21T13:29:37+00:00

Croydon Celebrates Black History Month 2014 – Launch Event

2014-10-16T13:28:01+00:00

Croydon BME Forum joined Croydon Council and a host of Croydon residents to launch the 2014 Black History Month – History for Tomorrow. The event was opened by the leader of the Council, Councillor Tony Newman who had missed part of Full Council meeting to attend the Launch.  Councillor Newman spoke of the council’s commitment

Croydon Celebrates Black History Month 2014 – Launch Event 2014-10-16T13:28:01+00:00

BME Forum Members Top Croydon Community Civic Awards

2014-10-01T14:57:42+00:00

Croydon BME Forum Board Members at the Awards Croydon BME Forum was delighted to take part in the 2014 Croydon Community Civic Awards which took place on 25th September 2014 at Hilton Hotel Croydon and Nero Ughwujabo, CEO Croydon BME Forum was the co-compere for the event. Croydon BME Forum congratulates its members

BME Forum Members Top Croydon Community Civic Awards 2014-10-01T14:57:42+00:00

Croydon Celebrates Black History: History For Tomorrow

2014-09-30T16:32:28+00:00

Croydon BME Forum will provide FREE venue for Black History Month activities during the month of October (until Friday 31 October). For all ages.  Individuals or organisations who are interested in organising events should contact Nadine, telephone 020 8684 3719 or email: nadine@bmeforum.org. The theme in Croydon this year will be: ‘Croydon Celebrates Black History: History for Tomorrow’. Croydon celebrates Black History by: 

Croydon Celebrates Black History: History For Tomorrow 2014-09-30T16:32:28+00:00

BME FORUM HOLDS RECEPTION FOR MAYOR AND DEPUTY MAYOR OF CROYDON

2014-09-24T14:21:08+00:00

The Worship, the Mayor of Croydon, Manju Shahul-Hameed; Deputy Mayor, Patricia Hay-Justice; Board of Croydon BME Forum Croydon BME Forum hosted The Worshipful Mayor, The Mayor of Croydon, Councillor Manju Shahul-Hameed and the Deputy Mayor, Councillor Patricia Hay-Justice; at a Reception aimed at recognising, celebrating and marking their Mayoral year. Croydon’s Black and

BME FORUM HOLDS RECEPTION FOR MAYOR AND DEPUTY MAYOR OF CROYDON 2014-09-24T14:21:08+00:00

Public sector ‘lacks diversity despite obligation to promote equality’ | Society | The Guardian

2014-09-11T10:38:31+00:00

Public sector 'lacks diversity despite obligation to promote equality' Ethnic minorities more unlikely to get leading positions in the public sector than they are among Britain's largest companies Randeep Ramesh, social affairs editor The Guardian, Thursday 11 September 2014 Trevor phillips Led by Trevor Phillips, the study found that ethnic diversity in local authority leadership

Public sector ‘lacks diversity despite obligation to promote equality’ | Society | The Guardian 2014-09-11T10:38:31+00:00

BME Forum Supports Joint statement by MP and Councillors on BNP activity in New Addington

2014-08-13T16:03:36+00:00

Croydon BME Forum fully supports the statement issued by the MP for Croydon Central Gavin Barwell and  four Labour councillors (Cllrs Simon Hall, Carole Bonner, Louisa Woodley & Oliver Lewis) representing the Fieldway and New Addington wards and Steve O'Connell, the Conservative London Assembly member for the area about the BNP's efforts to divide the communities of New Addington.  See the

BME Forum Supports Joint statement by MP and Councillors on BNP activity in New Addington 2014-08-13T16:03:36+00:00

Voice 4 Change England publishes conference report

2014-08-01T19:08:43+00:00

The Alternative Perspectives conference attracted over 120 delegates to the Bernie Grant Arts Centre in north London. Some came to hear the range of prominent speakers, others to debate the issues and others still to network. But whatever the reason, it is clear there is a great demand from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) voluntary and community

Voice 4 Change England publishes conference report 2014-08-01T19:08:43+00:00

NHS takes action to tackle race inequality across the workforce » NHS England

2014-08-01T16:44:35+00:00

  31 July 2014 - 11:20 The NHS Equality and Diversity Council today announced action to ensure employees from black and ethnic minority (BME) backgrounds have equal access to career opportunities and fair treatment in the workplace. The move follows recent reports which have highlighted disparities in the number of BME people in senior leadership positions across the NHS, as well as lower levels of wellbeing amongst the BME

NHS takes action to tackle race inequality across the workforce » NHS England 2014-08-01T16:44:35+00:00

Croydon Launch’s Annual Public Health Report

2014-07-31T14:21:39+00:00

Reducing inequalities between different parts of the borough is the focus of this year’s annual public health report. The report takes a close look at how communities in New Addington and Fieldway are tackling the health issues that affect Croydon as a whole. It holds the two areas up as examples of places where lessons

Croydon Launch’s Annual Public Health Report 2014-07-31T14:21:39+00:00