Category Archives: Barking and Dagenham

Leadership opportunities visit to Barking & Dagenham Council

Participants and graduates from the UpRising leadership programme took part in a learning visit on 7 September 2009 to find out about getting involved in the activities of Barking & Dagenham Council. Chris O’Connor, Group Manager, Engagement, briefed twelve UpRisers and UpRising graduates on how they could participate in the work of Barking & Dagenham […]

Exploring East London

UpRisers took part in local learning sessions focussed on exploring the issues affecting their communities in East London. Three learning sessions were held, with UpRisers working in borough groups to explore the issues affecting either Barking & Dagenham, Newham or Tower Hamlets. The UpRisers shared the findings of their personal findings of their communities with […]