Posts Tagged ‘Women Activists and Campaigners’

100 most inspiring women – Pragna Patel

| Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 | 3 Comments »
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Pragna Patel, Director of Southall Black Sisters, has been listed in The Guardian’s Top 100 women: activists and campaigners “Pragna Patel – Founding member of Southall Black Sisters, a landmark organisation in the history of black and Asian feminism”. Read full guardian article FURTHER READING: About Southall Black Sisters SBS Timeline Media Coverage


Secularist of the Year prize awarded to SBS

| Thursday, July 8th, 2010 | No Comments »
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The Southall Black Sisters have been awarded the National Secular Society’s £5,000 Irwin Prize for Secularist of the Year. The award was presented to Pragna Patel, Chair of the organisation, at prestigious award ceremony in central London on Saturday. NSS President Terry Sanderson said: “Southall Black Sisters was set up to meet the needs of Black and Asian women who