BMENATIONAL-HUMAN CITY INSTITUTE ROUNDTABLE
‘Next Steps for BME Housing Organisations’ –
SUMMARY OF KEY DISCUSSION POINTS
The roundtable took place during the National Housing Federation conference on 19th September 2013 at 6.00 in the Shakespeare Memorial Room of the new Library of Birmingham.
The roundtable was chaired by Lydia Stockdale, Assistant Editor (Features) of Inside Housing. The scene was set by BMENational Chair Lara Oyedele and John Morris, Chair of the Human City Institute.
Key topics discussed were:
● What can be learnt from the legacy of the BME housing movement in meeting housing need and its advocacy role on behalf of BME communities?
● How can BMENational build on this legacy to help BME housing organisations to achieve even greater success in future?
● What are the next steps for BME housing organisations to face the challenges of a rapidly changing operating environment?
Read the full summary and research proposal (PDF, 1.19MB)