Alvin Carpio

Alvin currently campaigns for policy changes to address poverty. He is working on a project to deliver first job opportunities for people in poverty who have never had a job. He is also a board member of the UpRising Leadership Programme which seeks to shake-up leadership in our democracy, and led on political campaigns for the National Executive of the Young Fabians. Alvin recently returned from a Winston Churchill Travel Fellowship looking at community leadership and social exclusion across the US, and previously led the Citizens’ Inquiry into the Tottenham Riots. He was recently made a World Economic Forum Global Shaper.

Related Sessions
Saturday 17 October 2015, 14.00 Barbican Library

Our morals, their moralism?

"Although 'battle' suggests destruction, these were some of the most constructive debates I've taken part in. This was civilised conflict in the best sense of both words."
Julian Baggini, author, Welcome to Everytown: A Journey into the English Mind, and The Ego Trick

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