Race Council Cymru’s Uzo Iwobi Announced as RWCMD’s First International Chair of Diversity

The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama has just announced that Uzo Iwobi OBE, Chief Executive Officer of Race Council Cymru, is its inaugural Hodge International Chair of Diversity. This appointment, made at the Grand Finale Event of Black History Month Wales at the College, widens the scope of the College’s International Chair programme,…

Brilliant, Black and Welsh: A celebration of 100 African Caribbean and African Welsh people

Brilliant, Black and Welsh: A celebration of 100 African Caribbean and African Welsh people To mark Black History Month Wales we look at the contribution of 100 outstanding black Welsh people Black History Month Wales begins this October… And it has given us the perfect excuse to celebrate the fact that Wales is full of…

Lack of diversity in Welsh curriculum sparks role model concern

Lack of diversity in Welsh curriculum sparks role model concern Black, Asian and ethnic minority groups say they are not being represented within Wales’ educational curriculum. The Ethnic Youth Support Team (EYST) has called for more non-white role models in school material to reflect the diversity of Wales’ population. Race Council Cymru said it had made representations to…