BE United recognises the need for greater commitment to diversity and inclusion in not only the arts and culture sector in Scotland but also the broader socio-economic institutions.
- Carves a distinct African-Caribbean space within Scottish social and cultural landscape.
- Is a voice speaking the language of the African-Caribbean community and an influencer within the Scottish cultural sector.
- Advocates for a community that sits at the margins of society – economically, culturally and politically;
- Educates and facilitates cross-cultural understanding and
- Inspires isolated members of the Afrocentric community to reconnect and be included in Scottish society.
To provide a platform/voice for Scotland’s Afrocentric community.
To successfully curate and manage a thriving Afrocentric Arts and Cultural Hub – The BE Hive!
Engaged Young People
Dr Yahya Barry
CHAIR/HEAD OF RESEARCH
Inga Dale Steyn
Suzanne Spencer (Office Assistant)
Guilherme Innocenzi (Finance Assistant)
Ethan Tesfaye (Finance Assistant)
Nedyalka Petkova (Office Manager)
Salomeja Petronyte (Newsletter Curator)
Londiwe Mabaso (social media))
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