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BME HAs must play an ‘expanded role’

A raft of official inquiries and reports have confirmed what we in the black and minority ethnic (BME) housing sector have long known – that BME communities continue to suffer disadvantage and discrimination because of their ethnicity despite decades of … Continue reading

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It’s time to address the racial injustice in Britain’s social housing

For 30 years, specialist BME housing associations have fought for better housing, but we need more money and concerted action. The government’s racial disparity audit confirms the extent and persistence of racial injustice in Britain, but includes precious little on … Continue reading

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We know there’s a housing crisis – but why is it so much worse for black families?

Shineade Sey is about to move. After three years in a flat in south-east London, she is selling up and buying a house with her partner. Sey, who is half Jamaican and half Ghanaian, says she is lucky – when … Continue reading

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BME National 2017 * New Speaker Announced*

*New Speaker announced – Dr Faiza Shaheen, Director of Class BME National   You are cordially invited to attend the BMENational Annual Conference which is taking place on   Thursday 19th October 2017 at The Wesley Hotel, London Euston   … Continue reading

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BMENational Conference 2016

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