Black Women in Europe in association with Diverse Dolls 4 All have 3 beautiful dolls to give away.

For a chance to win one of these great prizes go to the Diverse Dolls 4 All Facebook page, hit the Like button, and tell them the name of your favourite doll by writing on their wall. It is as simple as that. More information on the dolls can be found at www.diversedolls4all.co.uk The competition closes …

2010 Power Lister Beatrice Acheleke continues to shine the light on diversity issues in Europe with the European Diversity and Business Congress

2010 Power Lister Beatrice Acheleke continues to shine the light on diversity issues in Europe with the European Diversity and Business Congress. EU Commissioner Andor to assume patronage of EDIC 2012   László Andor, EU’s Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion assumes the patronage of the European Diversity and Business Congress 2012! The team of …

Global Entrepreneurship Week – Caroline Marsh, Successful Entrepreneur and Secret Millionaire launches new initiative to aid new entrepreneurs

Black Women in Europe™: 2010 Power List – A List of Our Own© lister, Caroline Marsh, continues to inspire and help others realize their business dreams in the UK. She’s one of Britain’s successful female entrepreneurs, and now one-time airline stewardess Caroline Marsh has been sharing the secrets of her success with some business stars …

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2011 – A List of Our Own©

2010 List | 2012 List | 2013 List Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2011 – A List of Our Own© In 2010 the Black Women in Europe™ Blog released its first Power List naming 58 women across Europe in 6 categories. The 2011 list names 35 women in 9 categories: Athletics, Entrepreneurship & Business, Law, Lifestyle, …

African History Month UK – Screening: Miracle at Santa Anna (15 cert)

When: Sat 29 October 2-5pm Where: BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road SE1 Adm: £5.00 Black World War Two troops in heroic action movie never released in this country. Starring Laz Alonso, Michael Ealy, Derek Luke and directed by Spike Lee. See it on the big screen with Q an A afterwards. Also at 11am on the …

African History Month UK – Screening: The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

When: Friday 28 October 6.30pm-9.00pm plus Q and A Where: Kensington Library Theatre, Phillimore Walk, off High St Kensington, London W8 7RX. Adm: Online tickets only £8.00 click to book “Simply astonishing from start to finish !!” The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975 is unique. It gathers together a treasure trove of original film footage produced …

Do you live in Paris or London? Love all things beauty? Bloggers wanted.

Hello Beautiful BWIE! Do you love to talk all things beauty? Well Isabis is looking for YOU to try our products and tell us and the world what you think! We are launching a beauty social commerce website where ethnic women in Europe will be able to shop for great products that have not hit …

African History Events in London 16 October 2012: 7th Screen Nation Film & TV Awards 2011 | NARM African British Civil Rights History With A Focus On Dr Harold Moody

7th Screen Nation Film & TV Awards 2011 When: Sun 16th October 2011, 6PM – 2AM Where: indigO2, Peninsular Square, London SE10 0DX Adm: £35 – £80 On the night the indigO2 will be filled with the very best in black British & international film, TV and entertainment talent vying to either win one of …

CJAJ09-AFRICAN HERITAGE CLOTHING – AJ Taylor in London

AJ Taylor is the woman behind the brand: I’m Ghanaian born and bred but currently residing in the UK, moved here when I was 14 years old. I’m currently a student at university and I’m 22 years old. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: For ages, style has always been an expression of who you are and so …

Call for tender: “Inequalities and multiple discrimination in access to health”

Hat tip: BEWNET The Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) of the European Union has launched a call for tender on “Inequalities and multiple discrimination in access to health”. The indicative volume of the contract is estimated at 430 000 EUR. The closing date of the call is: 27/09/2010 17:00. The overall objective of the project is …

Call for proposals from European Network Against Racism: Publication on “Integration beyond Migration”

Hat tip: BEWNET Introduction As a reflection of the debates in the Member States, the current EU debate on integration repeatedly combines the issues of migration and integration by maintaining a restrictive approach to integration policy focusing primarily on the integration of Third-Country Nationals. As a typical example, the 2004 EU Common Basic Principles on …

Black European Women’s Council continues the road to establishment in Brussels

During the past two years the Black European Women’s Council (BEWC) has held two strategic meetings; one in Holland and the second in Austria, toward its goal of establishing itself in the heart of the EU quarter in Brussels. The BEWC also organized a conference in Brussels which was attended by EU politicians, leaders of …

Summer School on Black Europe

(last year’s participants) Summer School on Black Europe Exploring Dimensions of Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations June 14th-25th, 2009 Nederlandse versie, klik hier For additional information over this course, please contact Amy Abdou a.abdou@ninsee.nl Download the Application Form Deadline for Applications is April 1st, 2009. Course Description The Summer School on Black Europe is an …

Black European Women’s Council Gifts for the Holidays

Dear all! It pleases me to inform you that our boutique is now online, hopefully on time for your to benefit from our Christmas offers! You can order DVDs or Books to support the activities of the Black European Women’s Council. Order on time and we shall gladly process and deliver to you on time. …

H. RES. ll Recognizing persons of African descent in Europe

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Mr. HASTINGS of Florida submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on RESOLUTION Recognizing persons of African descent in Europe. Whereas the 109th Congress passed H. Con. Res. 60 and S. Con. Res. 90, recognizing African descendants in Latin America and the Caribbean, raising awareness of the …

Update launching Black European Women’s Council on Sept. 9th 2008

Dear everybody! Greetings from Vienna This Mail is to remind you of the upcoming launching of the Black European Women’s Council on Sept. 9th 2008 in the premises of the European Economic and Social Committee Rue Van maelant 1040 Brussels. *Our achievements so far:* 1. Thanks to Brenda’s unending support it was possible for us …

National Institutions against Discrimination in Combating Racism and Xenophobia

National Institutions against Discrimination in Combating Racism and Xenophobia Vienna, 29-30 May 2008 This Supplementary Human Dimension Meeting, entitled The Role of National Institutions against Discrimination in Combating Racism and Xenophobia with Special Focus on Persons belonging to National Minorities and Migrants, will look at ways to overcome challenges at the national and international level. …

Black European Women’s Network (BEWNET) Launches following the 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna

*Follow-up activities*   1. To prepare for the launching of the network next year, a follow-up meeting to draft the constitution, the vision/mission, plan of action etc., and also to elect our board members will be held. A working/strategic-meeting sometimes in March 2008* (6 months after the congress and around the International Women’s Day, for …

A Look At Claudia Unterweger A Workshop Moderator At The 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna

Claudia Unterweger moderated the “Combined workshops disucssion on overlapping methods and strategies” workshop at the 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna. She is a member of Pamoja, the Movement of the Young African Diaspora in Austria. She hosts the Connected radio show on FM4 Austria and is also a member of the Black Austrian …

A Look At Virginia Wangare-Greiner – A Workshop Facilitator At The 1st Black European Women’s Congress

Virginia Wangare-Greiner facilitated the second round of the “Political Participation” workshop at the 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna. She is the founder of Maisha. Among her other duties, she leads a weekly Mother and Child Get together for young African women at Maisha. Maisha is a registered non-profit NGO for African Women in Germany. …

A Look At Beate Hammond – A Workshop Facilitator at the 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna

Beate Hammond facilitated the second round of the “Challenges faced by young black communities” workshop at the 1st Black European Women’s Congress in Vienna. She is a writer, economist, and member of the Black Austrian History Research Group. Beate is involved with causes like the trial of the ten persons (6 police officers, 3 paramedics, …