Alex Raikes MBE is Director (Strategic) of Stand Against Racism & Inequality (SARI), a specialist, charity dedicated to tackling hate crime and promoting equality and community cohesion across the Avon and Somerset area. SARI changed its’ charitable objectives in 2013 to allow it to support those facing other types of hate crime and to also promote equality and diversity for those with any legally protected characteristics. Alex is renowned for her passion, drive and specialist and practical knowledge on the implications of all forms of hate crime, in particular racist attacks and on delivering services to victims. She has an extensive knowledge of other equalities and support services in the region and during her time in SARI has been instrumental in implementing core procedures, developing anti-racist/ equalities related partnerships, designing and providing specialist interventions and projects in response to the many demands on SARI.
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