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

Immigration: who should control our borders?

"Some of the freest speech I have enjoyed in years."
Baroness Ruth Deech QC, crossbench peer; chairman, Bar Standards Board

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