Committees

George Padmore Institute committees and membership.

Archives Management Committee

Sharmilla Beezmohun, Ayisha de Lanerolle, Kate Duncan, Janice Durham, Sarah Garrod (Project Archivist), Pat Harris, Roxy Harris, Milverton Wallace, Sarah White and volunteers

Responsible for looking after all the archives held by the GPI, training volunteers, consulting with archive experts etc. The Committee managed the three-year Changing Britannia Archive Project (2003-2006) which conserved and catalogued five GPI archive collections: the Caribbean Artists Movement, the early Black Education Movement, the Black Parents Movement, the New Cross Massacre Action Campaign and early newspapers and ephemera (1960s-1970s) from the UK and the Caribbean. Now it is managing the Dream to Change the World archives project, a 5 year HLF funded project to archive the personal collection of our late founder, John La Rose.

Health and Safety

Aggrey Burke, Janice Durham, Sarah Garrod, Michael La Rose

Responsible for the health and safety policies of the GPI.