Congratulations to FODIP Board member Fakrul Choudhury
Awarded an MBE for services to the community in Oldham.

Manchester Iftar

Lord Bourne with Women's VoicesLord Bourne with Tough Options

Lord Bourne joined participants in FODIP’s Manchester projects – Tough Options and Women’s Voices – for Iftar

FODIP celebrates the first 10 years

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Over 50 guests, including present and past participants in FODIP programmes, gathered at the Institute of Directors in Pall Mall to celebrate 10 years of FODIP’s work. The focus was on the recently completed ‘Tough Options’ youth project, and a number of participants shared their experiences. To see the short film outlining the programme, click here

FODIP 13376The youngest speaker was 10 year old Saba Pasha who spoke about her experience of a FODIP Study Tour when travelling with her parents.

Women’s Voices Project Wins National Award


We are delighted to announce that FODIP’s Women’s sport project won the Spirit of 2012 Connecting Communities Award at the British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (BEDSA’s) 2018. Programme Director Sadia Akram received the trophy on behalf of FODIP. Thank you to all who voted! The Award night was hosted by Sir Lenny Henry. (Sporting Equals are founders of the BEDSAs helping to promote sport and its wider benefits to Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities.)