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Inspiring Stories by Inspiring People took place on 31 October 2022. The showcase of Black Professionals in the College of Health, Science & Sciety at UWE Bristol was organised as part of Black History Month. A featured short film was ‘I Care’, a poem was written by the event organiser, Emmanuel Adukwu, and focused on…
On Friday 11 November 2022, Co-POWeR members, Professor Iyiola Solanke (Principal Investigator) and Dr Shareefa Fadhel (Research Project Manager) led an online, interactive workshop entitled ‘Co-POWeR: Exposing the Hidden Stories of the Pandemic’ as part of The 2022 Festival of Social Science. The session was well-attended, and initiated much conversation and engagement on these important,…
It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to our dear friend, Ahmed Fofanah, who passed away on 04 August 2022. Ahmed was a key member of the Co-POWeR Community Engagement Panel, and we are honoured that he joined us and spoke at our Westminster Policy event in June. He will be sadly missed…
Module 1 of the UK Covid-19 Inquiry has been officially opened by its chair, Baroness Heather Hallett. Visit this page for Information relating to giving evidence to the COVID-19 Inquiry. You may be eligible for Core Participant status. Core participants will have a formal role in the Inquiry, with the right to make opening and…
Anisha Debbarman, International Junior Research Associate at the University of Sussex, shares her review of ‘breaDth’. Please see below for an excerpt of the article. You can read the full review on the Sohaya Visions website. ____________________________________________________________ What do we want? Justice. When do we want it? Now!   Hands up! Don’t shoot!   I…
On the morning of Wednesday 15 June, Co-POWeR will present its policy recommendations at the Launch of the Policy Brief, in Portcullis House, Westminster, London. Hosted by Naz Shah, MP, and supported by the Women’s Budget Group and the Race and Community APPG, Co-POWeR will present on the experiences of Black, Asian, and minority ethnic…
Generation Delta Goldsmiths Studentships: Call for Applicants for Entry, September 2022. Deadline for receipt of applications, 17:00 on Friday, 10 June. The Graduate School is very pleased to announce the call for applications for two Generation Delta Goldsmiths Studentships, for doctoral study. This initiative builds on and contributes to the recently launched OFS / Research England…