Belal is passionate about promoting equality and diversity, human rights and the rule of law. Navigating through difficult times of austerity, making sure informed choices are made to help the Pollokshields Development Agency improve the lives of the disadvantaged ethnic minority community including Asian, Black, Mixed, White, Gypsy, Irish Traveller, Romani and Other. Belal believes we can only deliver the aims and objectives of the Pollokshields Development Agency when our policies and actions match our values.