The Ubele Initiative, a social enterprise which supports BAME communities which coined the #WeNeedAnswers campaign, has sent an urgent pre-action protocol 23-page letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson after they say he did not acknowledge or respond to two previous pleas for action voicing concerns over BAME deaths.
As reported by ITV: read here
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https://www.ubele.org/covid19-supporting-bame-communities: The Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation is changing rapidly and has an impact on BAME communities in the UK. Our team has decided to provide a more strategic response, as well as very practical support to the BAME communities.
A government review into why BAME groups are disproportionately affected by COVID-19 isn’t enough. We need an independent public inquiry! The #WeNeedAnswers Campaign urges the government to do more. Support us!
LETTER TO PRIME MINISTER BORIS JOHNSON ASKING TO SUPPORT OUR CALL FOR AN INDEPENDENT PUBLIC INQUIRY INTO THE DISPROPORTIONATE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON THE UK’S BAME COMMUNITIES
This letter is open for new signatories, if you would like to sign please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
READ HERE – the first letter
READ HERE: WE NEED ANSWERS – SECOND LETTER TO THE PRIME MINISTER