Switching on a generation launch

Switching on a generation launch

Rooted (by Switching on a Generation) is founded by five young women who’s mission is to promote a positive dialog of social identity and culture through African history lessons, arts and events. 

An evening celebration of fun, food and games. The evening will include a Black history quiz, spoken word, networking and an opportunity to learn more about African and Black British culture.

  • Friday 21 April 2017, 6-9.30pm
  • Myatts Field North Community Centre, 24 Crawshay Road, Brixton, London SW9 6FZ


  • Diane Abbott – MP for Hackney N. & Stoke Newington
  • Karl Lokko – Activist
  • Viv Ahmun – Social Policy Advisor
  • Joshua Virasami – Activist
  • Jennifer G. Robinson – Director of Eshe Media and Journalist
  • Mandisa Knights – Barrister at Furnival Chambers
  • Hosted by – Gina Nipah

Keynote speaker:

  • Councillor Jacqui Dyer

Book tickets through Eventbrite, here. Tickets will also be available on the door.