Jun 2021

Justice Delayed: Fourth Anniversary of the Grenfell Tower Fire

“We hear more damning evidence every week at the public inquiry. Yet four years on, the government is as determined as ever to avoid taking any meaningful action”
May 2021

100 Year Anniversary: The Massacre of Black Wall Street

May 30 marks the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Riots, an act of domestic terrorism – ‘the single worst incident of racial violence in American history’
May 2021

Funding News: June 2021

Grant funding opportunities to support ethnic minority and marginalised communities across the UK
May 2021

AFRICA DAY 2021 – Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa we want

“Part of having an Africa Day celebration is to change the narrative -A growing economy, growing population, incredible thinkers and innovators”
May 2021

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2021

Open to all, it is the leading international competition, and celebrates and promotes the very best in contemporary portrait photography
May 2021

Introducing ‘The Other Black Girl’ by Zakiya Dalila Harris

This electric debut about the tension that unfurls when two young Black women meet against the starkly white backdrop of book publishing
May 2021

Power and Promise: London Re-Elects Sadiq Khan as Mayor

Khan’s manifesto reflects on a tumultuous five years, from Brexit to political instability, tragedies, terrorism and the pandemic
May 2021

The Black Fund: Applications are Now Open

The Give Back programme will create grants of up to £5,000 to fund programmes that empower Black people and stand up against racism
May 2021

100 poets of African descent featured on new Pan-African digital platform

The SIV offers a fully interactive experience, a space to promote equality and diversity – an antidote to negative portrayals of Black art, culture and history
May 2021

World Press Freedom Day 2021: Information as a Public Good

A day to celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom, and to defend the media from attacks on their independence
May 2021

Hachette UK launches Mo Siewcharran Prize for Unpublished Fiction Writers from Marginalised Ethnic Backgrounds

The Changing the Story diversity and inclusivity initiative aims to nurture talent from under-represented backgrounds writing in English
Apr 2021

Film Curator and Activist June Givanni Awarded the British Independent Film Awards’ Special Jury Prize

‘This history, this archive needs to be protected and that’s why I’m still working to make sure that happens in the longer term’