A webinar discussing the spirit and philosophy of "Ubuntu" and what it means to our guest speakers and the communities where they live and work.


  • Mr Charles Mbugua. Former President of IFSW Africa, former Senior Vice President of IFSW (2006-2010), former President of the Kenyan Association and current COSW and IFSW representative to UN Habitat based in Nairobi
  • Gerry Nosowska. BASW Chair. Director, Effective Practice; RiPfA and Strengthening Practice Associate
  • Omar Mohamed. Student, Birmingham University; IFSW Youth Representative
  • Mandeep Gill. BASW Elected Director (Equality, Diversity and Inclusion) and Head of Service (Safeguarding), Bracknell Forest, Berkshire
  • David N Jones. Author and Chair of BASW's International Committee; involved in the global leadership of IFSW since 2000, the development of The Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development, global co-ordinator of the Global Agenda process, working on behalf of the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW), International Council on Social Welfare (ICSW) and International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW)