The devastating fire at Grenfell Tower has cost at least 80 lives, destroyed livelihoods and traumatised survivors. It has exposed the stark inequality in housing provision in Britain, with Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic groups and migrants bearing the brunt of this injustice. Holding those responsible to account is vital.
ROTA has convened an informal group of voluntary sector organisations, concerned residents and leaseholders with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation (RBKC TMO), lawyers and academics to submit a joint-response to the...Read more
Over the last year ROTA has been working as part of the Way Ahead partnership to design a new vision and system for civil society in London and how it can be better supported in future. This process is designed to empower individuals and communities and ensure that groups of all sizes get the support and assistance they need to be able to better serve the needs of all Londoners. This work has involved a number of partners from local authorities, health authorities, business organisations, the Mayor’s Office and London Councils and of course local and regional voluntary organisations and...Read more
New Race Equality 2017 manifesto now launched. ROTA is one of 40 organisations involved.
Britain is at a crossroads on race equality, Brexit, immigration and identity. A coalition of race equality organisations has drawn up a plan to put fairness and equal life chances for Britain’s Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities. So that we can all face future challenges together, equally.
HEAR will be hosting The Way Ahead-Supporting Refugees and Refugee Organisations session at REAPs What is Refuge event and AGM.
A networking conference in West London for refugee support, equality, migrant, campaigning and welcoming voluntary, community, faith and statutory bodies in West London and beyond.
Thurs 6th July 2017, (9.30) 10.00 – 4.00,
Botwell Parish Centre (Immaculate Heart of Mary Church Halls)
Botwell Lane (Botwell Green)...Read more
We are pleased to re-launch our Policy E-Newsletters. Read our latest edition HERE . This will be a quarterly newsletter full of information about our work and what is happening around the sector in relation to race equality.