Barnsley Together (a race equality forum) held its first AGM on 7 December 2013 at the Metrodome.
Tribute was paid to Nelson Mandela who passed away on 5 December, aged 95. This featured in Look North – you can watch the clip here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSg_3vF9Ybg .
Barnsley Together Delegates and 360 Engagement reported back on highlights and achievements over the year. The focus was on the 5 priority areas identified by the Forum the previous year:
· Hate Crime
· Cultural Events
You can view a copy of the presentation here: (Click here for AGM presentation )
Members were asked to vote on the re-selection of existing Delegates and the selection of new Delegates. Members also voted on a change in the constitution.
Well done to the re-selected Delegates and welcome to new Delegates.
Delegates for 2014 are:
Amie Johnson Peter Lleshi
Benson Kimaru Phillis Andrew
Davoud Moghaddary Safa Bin Turky
Katarzyna Luniewska Nino Watson
Liana Khachatryan Idaya Ali
Mahmoud Haydar Nadeem Sheikh
Pegah Moulana Zofia Herbenda
An updated constitution is available on our website: (Click here for a copy of Constitution).
Thank you to the Muslim Women’s Trust who provided lunch.