Purpose

The Black Women in Europe™ Social Media Group (BWIESMG)  was formed in the autumn of 2016. The seat of the organization is in Gothenburg, Sweden.

BWIESMG is a Swedish-based non-profit organization with the purpose to empower black women in Sweden and across Europe. The organization has the following objectives towards empowerment, inclusiveness, and participation of black women in society:

i. To provide alternative platforms to mainstream media to showcase and promote positive images and news stories about black women in Europe. The platforms will include a multi-award winning blog and social media.

ii. To maintain a directory of organizations across Europe that support black women.

iii. To award scholarships to black women in Europe to study entrepreneurship, journalism, and media.