Wendy Rådström is a TV journalist and producer in Sweden

Wendy Rådström is a TV journalist and producer in Sweden

Wendy Rådström is a Swedish journalist and television presenter. She has worked as a reporter and producer for Fråga Olle (see the clip from a documentary on the sex industry below), a reporter for the Nobel Banquet in 2007, program manager for Lattjo Lajban on TV4 and on several programs in TV400.

Josette Bushell-Mingo is the new chairperson of CinemAfrica

Josette Bushell-Mingo is the new chairperson of CinemAfrica

Josette Bushell-Mingo was elected the new chairperson of CinemAfrica at their annual meeting in May. Josette Bushell-Mingo is the artistic director at the National Theatre’s Silent Theatre. She is an actor, director and producer and has worked at a variety of theaters in Sweden and Finland in Great Britain. Josette is also a founding member …

Lorén Talhaoui is a singer, TV personality and inspiration behind a jewelry collection in Sweden

Lorén Talhaoui is a singer, TV personality and inspiration behind a jewelry collection in Sweden

Lorine “Lorén” Zineb Talhaoui is a TV reality show participant, singer and producer. She appeared in Sweden’s Idol 2004 , where she finished in 4th place. In 2005 she released her single “The Snake” with the group Rob’n’Raz. She is a presenter on TV channel TV400 She also has her own jewelry collection.

Lucette Rådström is a TV journalist and presenter in Sweden

Lucette Rådström is a TV journalist and presenter in Sweden

Mary Lucette Rådström is a Swedish journalist and TV program presenter and has worked for Swedish TV 4 since 1998. She is originally from Brazil. She previously worked on ZTV as the host for the program Efter plugget between 1997 and 1998. On New Year’s Eve 1998 and 2005 she was one of two hosts …

Seybah Dagoma, Politician in Paris, France

Seybah Dagoma, Politician in Paris, France

Hat tip: Colorbash Seybah Dagoma is a lawyer and a French politician born in Nantes (Loire-Atlantique) and a member of the Socialist Party. She is the Deputy Mayor of Paris responsible for the social economy. She holds a Master of Business Law and Economics Degree from the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and a Masters …

Roxanne Tataei brings conviction to your sound-system

Roxanne Tataei brings conviction to your sound-system

Hat tip: Euromight Roxanne Tataei brings conviction to your sound-system; A powerful voice on a stage with a tale or two to tell. Half Jamaican and half Iranian, at the tender old age of 21, her debut album entitled “Memoirs” is the fortuitous result of hard graft and a singular minded headspace. Miss Tataei’s youth …

Judith Jacob paved the way for black actresses on EastEnders

Judith Jacob paved the way for black actresses on EastEnders

Judith Jacob is a British actress, best known for her role as the health visitor, Carmel Roberts, in the BBC soap opera EastEnders from 1986 – 1989. Jacob attended London’s Anna Scher Theatre. Two of her classmates were also former actors of EastEnders, Susan Tully (Michelle Fowler) and Phil Daniels (Kevin Wicks). Before landing her …

Wunmi Mosaku is one of the UK acting stars of tomorrow

Wunmi Mosaku is one of the UK acting stars of tomorrow

Wunmi Mosaku is a British actress of African origin. Mosaku was born in Zaria, Nigeria and subsequently emigrated to Manchester, England where she attended Trinity Church of England High School and Xaverian Sixth Form College. She also sang for eleven years in the Manchester Girls Choir. Mosaku graduated from Royal Academy Dramatic Arts in 2007 …

Trina Roach’s Uncaged Birds invites you to be your own role model

Trina Roach’s Uncaged Birds invites you to be your own role model

Read all about Trina’s project, Uncaged Birds, and learn how to participate: FIVE YEARS AGO… …I traded in my corner office for a room with a view. In 2005 I left my job as Head of Human Resources Development in a major ad agency to establish my own training and coaching company – Creating Tomorrow: …

Black Youth Achievements (BYA) Awards nominations are open

Black Youth Achievements (BYA) Awards nominations are open

Black Youth Achievements (BYA) CIC is a community interest company based in London. Founded by Kay Oldroyd in October 2008 with the objective of creating opportunities for change for young people aged 8 – 25 and of African / Caribbean / Mixed Heritage in the UK. BYA will focus on positive events and experiences, to …

BEFTA Awards 2010 Nominations are now open

BEFTA Awards 2010 Nominations are now open

BEFFTA Awards is for you, therefore your full involvement by sending in your nominations in different categories is vital to us. Nominations are open to the public and the final nomination list will be revealed to the public by the BEFFTA members which consists of ten judges from entertainment, film, fashion, television and arts. BEFFTA …

Black Youth Achievements will host a Careers Event Day in London

Black Youth Achievements will host a Careers Event Day in London

Black Youth Achievements will be hosting their Careers Event Day on Thursday 22nd July, 11am – 5pm at Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton. The objective of this event is to broaden the horizons, mind-set and opportunities for young people by having a wide variety of organisations, small businesses and training providers on hand to talk about …

Power, Decision-Making and Social Networks

Power, Decision-Making and Social Networks

You are invited to submit a paper proposal for a forthcoming QMSS Seminar entitled “Power, Decision-Making and Social Networks” which will be held at University College Dublin on 25th -27th August 2010. This seminar is organised jointly by Diane Payne (University College, Dublin) and Christofer Edling (Jacobs University, Germany) as part of the European Science …