27 Jul 2018

On the WCVA blog: After 2 years of BME Sport Cymru, Project Manager Rajma Begum talks about her experiences managing the project and the work that is being done to engage the BME community in sport in Wales.

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The BME Sport Cymru project was set up in 2016 to support a sustainable approach to BME sports participation, with 3 main priorities:

  1. Increase BME participation in sport
  2. Build capacity for BME engagement in sport
  3. Tackle inequality 

When I took on the role of Project Manager two years ago, I know it was going to be a challenge. Not only was I tasked with achieving the above, but also with running a multi partnership project, working with various organisations and individuals, several local authorities, National Governing Bodies (NGBs), community members and groups… 

Keep reading on the WCVA blog