#YoungAndBlack: Being Black in the Workplace

  • Date: 28th October 2020
  • Time: 17:00 – 18:30
  • Location: Online
  • URL: Event Link
#YoungAndBlack: a series of conversations exploring black identity within the UK. This event will be focused on being black in the workplace

About this Event

Being Black in the Workplace

This event will bring together a range of experts to explore what it means to be black in the working environment. Our panel will be sharing their experiences, highlighting what change can and needs to be made whilst highlighting resources and organisation who have already started the journey of supporting young and black people in the UK to navigate the workplace.

#YoungAndBlack

Following the impact of COVID-19 on BAME people across the world, the echoes of tragedies such Windrush and Grenfell and culminating in the murder of George Floyd in the US, we launched the #YoungAndBlack campaign alongside, My Life My Say and The Diana Award, and activist, Jermain Jackman. The #YoungAndBlack campaign is a safe space to share, listen and learn from the experiences of young Black people.

Speakers details to come.

UK YouthUK Youth is a leading national charity that exists to ensure all young people aged 9-25 are equipped to thrive and empowered to contribute at every stage of their lives. UK Youth provides young people aged 9-25 with life skills, delivered through a network of local youth organisations which make up the UK Youth Movement. The UK Youth Movement is made up of over 5,500 local youth organisations across the UK, reaching 1.6 million young people.

Further Information

Find out more about this event by calling us on 01536 513388
or emailing us at info@youthemployment.org.uk
or visiting the event website

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