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Welsh Government works with BAME community partners to address racial inequality in Wales

Welsh Government works with BAME community partners to address racial inequality in Wales The Welsh Government has awarded 25 grants totalling £115,580 to community groups across Wales to help put Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) voices at the heart of the development of Wales’ Race Equality Action Plan. The disproportionate impact of Covid-19 on…

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Black History Month: in conversation with Race Council Cymru founder, Uzo Iwobi OBE

Black History Month: in conversation with Race Council Cymru founder, Uzo Iwobi OBE In this video conversation, Uzo Iwobi shares her journey to becoming a Black leader in Wales, and discusses how Black heritage is celebrated within the country. We caught up with Founder of Race Council Cymru, and Specialist Advisor on Equality to the Welsh…

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Do you know what Hate Crime is?

Do you know what Hate Crime is? Do you know what a Hate Crime is? Do you know what to do if you experience or witness a Hate Crime? Hate Crime doesn’t always include physical violence, it can include offensive language, harassment, and online hate too. The Mid and South West Wales Community Cohesion Team…

Structural and systemic racism key risk factor in Wales’ Covid 19 BAME deaths

Structural and systemic racism key risk factor in Wales’ Covid-19 BAME deaths

Structural and systemic racism key risk factor in Wales’ Covid-19 BAME deaths Structural and systemic racism has contributed to the higher death rate among black, Asian and minority ethnic people in Wales, according to a report. The First Minister Mark Drakeford had commissioned the report after statistics showed that BAME people were nearly twice as likely…