PCAP News & Updates

Participate in PCAP’s Community Conversation on London’s COVID-19 Recovery

27 August 2020

PCAP is proud to be hosting a community conversation on London’s recovery between 24th August and 3rd September 2020. Throughout this period, our charity will work to collect views and suggestions from individuals, organisations and communities in London on what they think the London Mayor, the Greater London Authority as well as relevant institutions and stakeholders can do to help them recover from the negative impact of COVID-19.

PCAP Director to Brief GLA on London’s COVID-19 Recovery

27 August 2020

We are thrilled to let you know that the PCAP Director, Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell, will brief officers from the Greater London Authority on Tuesday, 25th August 2020. The objective of the briefing is for PCAP to provide ideas aimed at accelerating London’s recovery following COVID-19. PCAP’s ideas will be submitted to the London Recovery Transition Board, co-chaired by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Rt Hon Robert Jenrick MP, and the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan.

We Are Perched on a Big Baobab Tree Named George Floyd: A Statement from PCAP

16 August 2020

We, at the Policy Centre for African Peoples (PCAP), remember George Floyd. In life, he was a giant of 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m) known as “Big Floyd”. In death, he is now a giant on whose shoulders we are sitting, a big baobab tree on which we are perched as we resolutely pursue justice, race and gender equality, human rights, dignity and respect.

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Our New Website Has Arrived!

14 August 2020

We are absolutely thrilled to announce the unveiling of the new PCAP website! This feat would not have been possible without the generous support of City Bridge Trust and the professional service of Reach Volunteering. We must also offer our heartfelt gratitude to Richard Bennett at Rich B Design for his skill and craftsmanship in building the website, and to Ror Brown for lending his expertise in animation. These contributions have provided PCAP with a beautiful, interactive, and engaging online presence that will help enable us to carry out our mission. We are deeply thankful.

Grant Funding

14 August 2020

PCAP is delighted to share that we have been awarded a Crisis Response grant from City Bridge Trust under the umbrella of the London Community Response Funders. This is fantastic news and we cannot overstate our gratitude for receiving this support at such an uncertain time. This grant will be crucial in helping us adapt to the realities of COVID-19 as we look to transition our services online.

PCAP Board Meeting

14 August 2020

The forthcoming PCAP board meeting will take place on 27th August 2020. This represents an exciting opportunity for our talented trustees and advisors to gather together and share the valuable insights that help to drive PCAP’s mission forward. We invite all beneficiaries, friends, supporters, and partners to contact us and submit ideas and topics that they would like to raise.


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