BAWSOBlack Association of Women Step Out (UK)
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30am from the BAWSO office, 9 Cathedral Road, and end with the cathedral service at midday.
Wanjiku Mbugua, manager of BAWSO said: "Just because somebody is black or speaks with an accent does not mean that Wrexham is not their home too.
BAWSO dealt with 12 cases of forced marriage in Wales in the financial year 2007/08, but that number rose to 21 in 2009/10.
BAWSO currently runs projects supporting more than 2,000 people every year in Wales through the provision of four purpose-built refuges and provides support, advice and information from offices in Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport, Caerphilly, Swansea and Wrexham.
Roshan's unique ability to learn and impact others has meant she has been involved in many areas of BAWSO's work including refugee support, outreach programmes and helping at BAWSO events.
I am very proud of BAWSO and the work we have done.
We have dedicated officers who deal with domestic violence as well as female genital mutilation, and child sexual exploitation and work with bodies like BAWSO (Black Association of Women Step Out).
A talk on female genital |mutilation is to be given to Pontcanna & Canton WI by BAWSO (Black African Women Stepping Out) on Wednesday at 7.
Announcing his appointment at a human trafficking conference in Cardiff organised by Wales-based charity BAWSO, local government minister Carl Sergeant said Mr Chapman's role was intended to, "start lifting trafficking out of the shadows".
Interpreters helped describe how BAWSO helps older people from BME communities make new friends, live healthily, learn new skills and gain help with things such as having someone to interpret or accompany them to their GP.
According to Dr Mwenya Chimba, of BAWSO, yesterday's conference and the appointment of Mr Chapman as Wales' new anti-human trafficking czar marks the end of discussion and the beginning of action on trafficking in Wales.
The conference, organised by Welsh charity BAWSO, will take place at the All Nation's Centre.