North Wales Regional Equality Network
A REGISTERED CHARITY ESTABLISHED IN 2000
North Wales Regional Equality Network (NWREN) exists to challenge discrimination of all kinds, promote harmony and work towards equality of opportunity for all minority groups in North Wales. As the region’s leading equality charity, we have been at the forefront of social justice efforts for two decades.
Watch a clip from award winning
film Buckra Massa Pickney
“Buckra Massa Pickney: The Life of Enrico Stennett, Windrush Elder” is a compelling film by Lal Davies that delves into the legacies of slavery and colonialism. By interweaving personal narratives and historical accounts, the film offers a profound exploration of identity and heritage.
External Campaigns and Articles
Criminal Justice Anti-Racist Action Plan for Wales
Criminal Justice in Wales has launched its new Anti-Racist Action Plan, outlining the determination of partners to do all they can, individually and collectively, to root out any form of racism across the Criminal Justice System.
The plan has been developed to compliment the Welsh Government Anti-Racist Wales Action Plan (see below) to support a whole system, one public service, response to race equality.
From the outset, Criminal Justice in Wales committed to listening, hearing and incorporating the experiences and voices of those from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities to guide the development of the document.
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Anti-Racist Wales Action Plan 7th June 2022
The Welsh Government have published their Anti-racist Wales Action Plan. Co-created with Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people, the Plan sets out a number of Anti-racist actions in areas ranging from health, education, housing, culture and sport and many more. Find out what actions the Welsh Government and Public Services will be taking
The North Wales Regional Equality Network (NWREN), as the north Wales race equality body since 2001, welcomes the publication of this policy. NWREN has contributed to the development of the Anti-racist Wales Action Plan, working alongside other voluntary sector bodies and a broad representation of people from all walks of life across Wales, and especially from minorities themselves. We were able to bring a ‘view from the north’ to the debates and discussions out of which the policy developed. In north Wales, as throughout Wales, the implementation of the Anti-racist Wales Action Plan will improve the quality of life for all.
An animation released by West Yorkshire police regarding the problem
of Domestic Servitude.
Hate Hurts Wales
See more of this Welsh Government campaign here.
Modern Slavery Hand Signal
Read more about the adoption of a new modern slavery SOS hand signal here.
Pobl Fel Ni / People Like Us is a timely project organized by NWREN and funded by the Welsh Government as part of the Anti Racist Wales Action Plan (ARWAP). This project incorporates several important components: Film - A series of short films produced by...
To progress race equality in Wales we have to understand how race is represented in Wales, what I call ‘race thinking’. Race equality goes well beyond public policy, to ask questions about the very identity of society itself.
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Updated January 2023
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