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Win £1,000 at the 20 October Lead4Hope Mini-Hack Challenge

Got a start-up idea that could solve community challenges in London? Aged 18-26? Join the Mini-Hack Challenge and win £1,000!   Date and Time: Saturday 20 October 2018, 11.00 am -17.00 pm   Venue: Hub67, 67 Rothbury Road, London E9 5HA   Get more info and register on Eventbrite Download Leaflet 

27 July 2018 Lead4Hope Hackathon

Got a start-up idea  that could solve community challenges in  the Borough of Hackney? Aged 18-26? Join the Mini-Hack Challenge! Date and Time: Friday July 27, 12.30 pm -17.00 pm Venue: AFFORD Office, Rich Mix Building, 35 -47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 6LA Get more info and register on Eventbrite  Download leaflet

Take the Lead with Lead4Hope

  What is Lead4Hope? – Lead4Hope is a programme offering young people (18 – 25) a supportive environment to achieve their educational, professional and educational goals.   What are the specific activities? –From March 2018 onwards, the young people participating in the Lead4Hope programme will have the unique opportunity to attend coaching, mentoring and motivational […]

Volunteering Opportunities at PCAP

“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world,” Nelson Mandela once said. Our charity, the Policy Centre for African Peoples, was founded in 2008 to promote the education and engagement of African communities and the general public. To fulfil this mission, we carry out educational and leadership development projects. Our […]

We Won!

  We are delighted to let you know that Lead4Hope, our educational project that aims to enable disadvantaged young people from the London Borough of Hackney to fulfil their potential, recently won an Aviva Community Fund. Thanks to all of you who have expressed support for this outstanding initiative, and we very much look forward to […]

Mandela Day in Parliament

We cordially invite you to come and celebrate MANDELA DAY in Parliament by attending the public presentation of:      LEAD4HOPE A project that aims to promote the education of young people in the UK   Chair: Rehman Chishti MP –Member of Parliament for Gillingham and Rainham   Speakers: Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell –Founder and Executive Director, Policy […]

PCAP Latest Research

  The PCAP Director, Ms Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell, had her research, Entrepreneurship, Social Engagement and African Development in the 21st Century recently published by the Institute of Economic Affairs. You may read the research on PP. 73-89 of the booklet. Download the booklet

Achieving Success in the City with African Lessons

  The CEO of the leadership training organisation Medzan Training and Director of the Policy Centre for African Peoples, Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell, recently had the below article published in the magazine We Are the City. Designing Your Roadmap to Success –By Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell   When people hear that I run a company based in the City […]

PCAP Director Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell at TV Debate on Gabon

  The PCAP Director, Ms Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell, participated in a TV debate discussing the leadership and political crisis in Gabon on 3rd September 2016. The debate was chaired by the journalist Amina Taylor, Ms Aboa-Bradwell’s co-debater was the pan-African analyst Explo Nani-Koffi. Watch the Debate.

Question Time in Medway 17th April 2015, 6pm

You are cordially invited to MEDWAY QUESTION TIME A debate with parliamentary candidates in the Medway towns Chair: Afua Hirsch –Social Affairs Editor at Sky News Panellists: Paul Clark –Former Government Minister, Labour Party Parliamentary Candidate for Gillingham and Rainham; Kelly Tolhurst –Conservative Party Parliamentary Candidate for Rochester and Strood; Rehman Chishti –MP and Conservative […]