Check out this video which features various community leaders and successful black african men, including Sir Trevor McDonald OBE, actor/playwrite Kwame Kwei-Armah, Kidulthood star Femi Oyeniran and the rapper, and current UK chart-topper, Tinie Tempah.

Today (Monday, 15th March), David Lammy addresses an audience of policy makers, charities and journalists about the cultural and legislative changes that need to take place in order to address the issue of absent and young black fathers. What are your thoughts on this issue? Please leave your comments below.

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