Who we are?
IASW Anti-Racism Advisory Group (ARAG)
Our Vision is to promote an anti-racist culture in all areas of social work
The ARAG’s mission is to raise awareness of the negative impact of Racism in Social Work highlighting how Racism has no place in a profession which purports to have human rights and Social Justice as its core practice principles.
To implement the objectives set out in the ARAG’S Anti-Racism Strategy Objectives 2021-2023 under the three key areas: 1) Education and Research,2) CPD and Practice and 3) Policy and Advocacy
The group currently comprises 30 members
How often meetings take place:
The whole group meets every second month. On alternate months the 3 working groups meet separately
We plan to continue progressing implementation of the Anti-Racism Strategy Objectives engaging with both internal and external stake holders
How to join:
Contact the IASW office who will put you in touch with the IASW co-ordinator