Trustees' Week: BAME representation in governance with The Community Foundation

Thursday, 5 November, 2020 - 11:00 to 12:00

The Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland is curating an inspiring programme of events for Trustees' Week 2020, with support from International Blue Cross, Young Trustees Movement, Wrigleys LLP and other valued partners. The focus of the week is Diversifying Governance and there will be a choice of open forums for discussion, practical workshops and networking opportunities. 

Join Christopher Jones, Co-Chair of the BAME Network at Durham University in conversation with Colette Harrison Development Officer, Sector Support at Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland, to discuss increasing BAME representation in governance.

About Christopher

I am a Black African, Pan Africanist, and anti‐discrimination activist from Houston, Texas. I have been a scholarship student‐athlete at Durham University since 2014. Also, I am a player/coach for Durham University Men’s basketball team. Currently, I am a co‐chair for the BAME network and in the third year of my PhD at Durham University in the department of Sociology.

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