Black Women Beyond Britain

Black Women Beyond Britain

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Jamila Pereira

Black Women Are Taking Over The Surfing World, One Wave At A Time

Wednesday 13 September 2023 8:00 AM

Mia Thornton

Meet Nabyla & Jasmina Serag of Switzerland's Sirens of Lesbos

Wednesday 2 August 2023 8:00 AM

"My experience in the UK wasn’t exactly good, though not all bad, and yet I still found myself drawn to British and British Jamaican content once back in Canada."

– How The Influence Of Jamaican Culture Can Draw The Diaspora Together

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Chloe Lovell

These Black Women Left London Behind & Thrived

Tuesday 9 May 2023 8:00 AM

Claire Fowler

A Black Woman's Guide To Becoming A Digital Nomad

Tuesday 11 April 2023 8:00 AM

"As an Italian-born black woman now living in the UK, I am fascinated by the differences in black identity, culture and politics across the continent."

– Black Europe Exists And It's Important We Unite



Adama Juldeh Munu

How A Trip To Sarajevo Reawakened A Painful Personal Truth

Tuesday 31 January 2023 8:00 AM

Alisa Jordan

Moving To Germany & Leaving My London Mindset Behind

Tuesday 10 January 2023 8:00 AM

Jendella Benson

Runako Celina On Her Shocking Documentary ‘Racism For Sale’

Monday 20 June 2022 8:00 AM

"There was a loving warmth there that I had never felt before anywhere else in the world. My Yoruba roots were celebrated and emulated with a distinctly Brazilian twist."

– Why Visiting Brazil Felt Like A Homecoming


Edikan Umoh

These Women Get Honest On Their Regrets About Moving Abroad

Thursday 16 June 2022 8:00 AM

Josephine Hall

Three Black Women On Their Decision To Live 'Off-Grid'

Wednesday 2 March 2022 8:00 AM

Kristen Bingle

Black Women Share Their Tips On Solo Travel & Self Validation

Thursday 27 January 2022 10:00 AM

Lazenya Weekes-Richemond

Beauty, Liberty & Hope In Haiti, The First Black Republic

Tuesday 4 January 2022 4:30 PM

Ore Abiona

The Impact Of TikTok On African Music

Tuesday 16 November 2021 11:00 AM

Isabelle Dupuy

Living The Dream: What It Means To Be Disconnected In The Diaspora

Friday 12 November 2021 7:00 AM

"Ironically, Denmark (and other Northern European countries) is lauded for its pristine education system, but the realities are not as clean-cut."

– Where Is Home For Somalis Born In Europe?



Lazenya Weekes-Richemond

What It's Like Being A Black Expat Working In The Development Sector

Tuesday 12 October 2021 7:00 AM

Erica B. Donaldson-Ellison

Acts Of Resistance While Travelling As A Black Woman In Europe

Tuesday 28 September 2021 7:00 AM

Harmony Knight

Clueless: What I Learned From Dating (A Lot) Of White Boys

Friday 24 September 2021 9:00 AM

Amara Amaryah

Self-Love Rituals I Learnt As A Nomadic Black Woman In Mexico

Monday 13 September 2021 1:00 PM

Araba Annobil

The Struggles Of Managing Your Hair As A Black Expat

Thursday 9 September 2021 7:00 AM

"Coming out to my family has never been an option, so by moving back home, I would have to give up the freedoms I felt I had in the UK."

– Moving To Zimbabwe As A Queer Child Of The Diaspora


Fiske Nyirongo

The Zambian Women Breaking Cultural Taboos Around Money & Finance

Tuesday 31 August 2021 9:30 AM

Lazenya Weekes-Richemond

Why I’m Glad I Didn’t Get Into Medical School

Monday 2 August 2021 7:00 AM

Arese Sylvester

Addressing The Social Stigma Of Post Natal Depression In Nigeria

Tuesday 20 July 2021 7:00 AM

Yaa Adansi-Pipim

The Diversity In African Food Deserves To Be On TV Too!

Wednesday 5 May 2021 7:00 AM

Ella Alalade

How I Found A Community Of Black Women In Sydney, Australia

Tuesday 27 April 2021 10:00 AM

Joan Okitoi-Heisig

Black Women In NGO Leadership Get Real About The Racism

Friday 23 April 2021 7:00 AM

Tomiwa Folorunso

The Black Women Who've Left The UK For The Rest Of Europe

Thursday 22 April 2021 7:00 AM

Nicole Hemming

This Woman Left The UK To Work As A Stripper In Berlin

Tuesday 6 April 2021 12:30 PM

Marcia Veiga

Nearly Five Decades Of Independence, But Will Angola Ever Be Free?

Wednesday 13 January 2021 7:00 AM

Amanda Agyei

What I Learned Surviving NYU Florence's White Liberal Hypocrisy

Tuesday 12 January 2021 7:00 AM

Marianne Tatepo

Lous And The Yakuza On Blackness & BLM In Belgium

Friday 8 January 2021 8:30 AM

Joanne Oguntimehin

#EndSARS Through The Lens Of The Young Nigerian Women Involved

Friday 8 January 2021 7:00 AM

Yasmina Nuny

How Social Media & Infographics Are Highlighting African Issues

Tuesday 3 November 2020 7:00 AM

Zoe Lorimer

Being A Black Woman In Taiwan's 'Safety Bubble'

Friday 11 September 2020 7:00 AM

Zalika Reid-Benta

How The Influence Of Jamaican Culture Can Draw The Diaspora Together

Friday 4 September 2020 7:00 AM

Teleica Kirkland

The History And Significance Of Textiles In The African Diaspora

Wednesday 29 July 2020 9:00 AM

Storm Cecile

What It's Really Like Being A Black Woman In China

Tuesday 28 July 2020 7:00 AM

Yasmina Nuny

How Black Liberation Is A Global Struggle

Thursday 16 July 2020 7:00 AM

Marcia Veiga

How Angola's Queer Community Is Doing During Lockdown

Friday 26 June 2020 7:00 AM

Pamela Djima

What It's Like Raising Third Culture Kids In China

Tuesday 9 June 2020 7:00 AM

Adama Juldeh Munu

Celebrating Ramadan As A Black British Woman In A Muslim Country

Wednesday 13 May 2020 7:00 AM

Bella Frimpong

Black Europe Exists And It's Important We Unite

Thursday 12 March 2020 7:00 AM

Yasmin Metz-Johnson

Why I left My Home In The UK For A New Life In West Africa

Sunday 1 March 2020 7:00 AM

Lucy Gborie

Why I Feel More "Black British" Since Moving To The UAE

Thursday 20 February 2020 7:00 AM

Jaz Morrison

Why 'Atlantics' Is A Beautiful Reflection Of Blackness

Monday 30 December 2019 7:00 AM

Anna Wughanga Olila

How Black British Women Were A Lifeline For A Newly Emigrated Mum

Friday 22 November 2019 7:00 AM


Moving To Zimbabwe As A Queer Child Of The Diaspora

Wednesday 17 July 2019 7:00 AM

Asiya Elgady

Sudan's Revolution And The Right To Self-Determination

Sunday 16 June 2019 4:21 PM

Kirsty Abena Serwaa

What It's Like To Move To The Motherland

Friday 19 April 2019 8:00 AM

Kyomi Wade

Dating As A Black Woman In Spain

Wednesday 29 August 2018 9:42 AM

Esme Allman

Decolonising The Curriculum While Living In Denmark

Monday 18 December 2017 8:00 AM

Iman Mohamed

Where Is Home For Somalis Born In Europe?

Tuesday 24 October 2017 7:00 AM

Siana Bangura

Beyond Blood Diamonds & Ebola: A Brief History of Sierra Leone

Monday 25 September 2017 7:21 AM

Kemi Bamgbose

What Happens When You Move Abroad For Love?

Sunday 14 February 2016 9:25 AM