Candidate for the position of Vice President Welfare & Community (full-time, paid)

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IMAAN ASHRAF

Putting the WE in Welfare

Hi everyone, my name is Imaan Ashraf and I'm running to be your Vice President of Welfare and Community. 

In the past, I have been an NUS Delegate, Welfare officer of the Intersectional Feminist Society, part of KCL Action Palestine and involved with campaigns like Students Not Suspects. As the current co-president of the Intersectional Feminist society, ensuring that students have all the support they need and feel like they are part of a community is very important to me.

So VOTE IMAAN #1 FOR WELFARE AND COMMUNITY

Take a look at my policies:

Living Costs

  • Increase the living bursary 
  • Cut costs of accommodation and improve living standards through consistent checks
  • Increasing support for students in hardship
  • Establish a better payment plan for students paying their own fees

Liberation

  • Supporting anti-discrimination and ethical investment campaigns
  • Improve the sexual harassment reporting system and support for survivors of sexual assault and abuse
  • Fight Prevent and the culture of surveillance on campus
  • Establish a hate crime reporting centre

Welfare & Support

  • Work towards a higher quality counselling service- shorter waiting times and culturally sensitive counsellors. 
  • Funds to cover students mental health medication
  • Rigorous crisis support
  • Support networks for international students
Community
  • Improve sports/gym sites on campus
  • work with other universities and organisations to improve transport costs for students
  • Create activity spaces in libraries for study breaks