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Last updated: 27 October 2020

Information

The official Black History Month website.

The Black Curriculum is a social enterprise that aims to deliver black British history all across the UK.

NCVO have published a thoughtful and challenging series of blogs about their Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) work.

The Guardian has published an interactive timeline "of two millennia of world-shaping individuals and momentous events that define Black history".

Events

The Black History Month website provides information on events (both in-person and virtual) happening throughout the UK in October.

Eventbrite is also a great place to find Black History Month events.

Surveys

#CharitySoWhite is running two surveys - one for Black and minority ethnic people, and one for white allies. The surveys will contribute to building a better understanding of the charitable sector as a whole, and those working towards creating a more equal and anti-racist sector. 

Resources and tools

The Conscious Kid is an education, research, and policy organization dedicated to equity and promoting healthy racial identity development in youth. Their website and Instagram page provide a wealth of resources for taking action to disrupt racism in young children.

Woodcraft Folk have collected a number of anti-racist activities for children and young people, along with links to similar work from other organisations.

Birmingham Children's Trust have pulled together some resources for talking to children and young people about race and racism, including a guide from UNICEF and an episode of children's TV programme Newsround.

A wide range of organisations have created guidance on talking to children about race and racism, including: