The NBWN is a non-profit organisation dedicated to raising the status and position of black women in all walks of life.

We provide dynamic initiatives, enabling women from diverse
backgrounds and occupations to develop strong professional and social contacts; high quality training and education programmes;
leadership and national recognition.


Shushila Patel

Is an Independent Consultant specialising in Equal Opportunities, Health and Race and Organisation Development. She has and is currently holding following Public Appointments:

*CRE Commissioner, April 1999 - March 2003
*Member of Home Office Race Relations Panel, March 1998 - November 2001
*Non Executive Director of Redbridge and Waltham Forest HA, April 1998 - March 2002




The fastest growing women’s network in Britain