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This special interest group is open to all BABCP members who would like to be part of a network passionate about putting racial equity at the forefront. Our focus is on global majority populations; this encapsulates asylum seekers, refugees, Gypsy Roma, and travelling communities. With due consideration for intersectionality inclusive of faith/religious and socio-economic factors.
We continually encourage and support our members with sharing their experiences, from writing about cultural adaptations to CBT and developments in services to reduce racial health inequalities. The SIG committee hold different experiences and bring a breadth of knowledge and personal experiences to their roles.
To promote anti-racist practice by:
Helpful definitions on Racism & Anti- Racism
RACIST: One who is supporting a racist policy through their actions or inaction or expressing a racist idea.
ANTI-RACIST: One who is supporting an antiracist policy through their actions or expressing an antiracist idea.
Ibram X Kendi, 2019
Ibram X. Kendi defines what it means to be an antiracist (penguin.co.uk)
Kendi, I. (2019). How to be an antiracist. Bodley Head.
Contact the Anti-Racism Special Interest Group by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
BABCP members can join the Anti-Racism SIG here (login required)