Mind the Gap – Episode 10

We are joined by a wonderful intelligent woman Joyce (not her real name) who pulls no punches about the reality of living in the Irish Direct Provision system for 12 years. Please take time to listen to this insightful conversation and understand the impact…

Mind the Gap – Episode 9

This is the second episode focusing on the two main religions of Africans living in Ireland.We are drawn to a gut rendering conversation with Ayodele Yusuf a member of the Barbrigan An-Nur Islamic Foundation. Despite the negative cruel experiences of racism in this community,…

Mind the Gap – Episode 8

This is the first of two special podcasts addressing the two main religions of Africans living in Ireland. In this episode Pastor Samuel Adekunle, the Associate Regional Senior Oversear of MFM Ireland discuss in details facts of racism and its impact on…

Mind the Gap – Episode 7

In this episode of Mind the Gap we are joined by Dr Ebun Joseph the race relations consultant and Director of the Institute of Antiracism and Black Studies for a passionate, challenging and inspiring conversation. Be ready to be enlightened, gripped by…

Mind the Gap – Episode 6

In this episode of Mind the Gap we are in conversation with the Honorable Chair of the Association of Mixed Race Irish, a charity working and advocating for the rights of mixed race Irish people. Jude Hughes enlightens our minds with fascinating…

Mind the Gap – Episode 5

In this episode of Mind the Gap we talk to Mbenba Jabbi the Operational Director Of The African Solidarity Centre. We are enriched by his pesronal experience, academic status and deep commitment to the African community in Ireland. In humility, he warns of…

Mind the Gap – Episode 4

Exploring the impact of racism on the mental health of young African migrant women.  In this episode we are in company of two dynamic African women Nengi Bestowe of AkiDwa and Nonie Banda, Solicitor & Mental health Advocate. Together we explore the…

Mind the Gap – Episode 3

In this episode we look at the impact of racism on the mental health of young African/ Irish people living in Ireland. These are the first of many personal stories on the impact of racism on mental health. Our two special guests,…