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2012-04-04 11:25

Voice4Change EnglandOne North WestOn 9th February 2012 a mix of BME and other specialist voluntary and community organisations, generic VCOs and public sector organisations gathered at Voice4Change England’s Big Society and Equality event held in partnership with One North West

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2012-04-04 11:03

The Chancellor described the 2012 Budget as one that “rewards work”, “unashamedly backs business” and keeps to the deficit plan.

In terms of judging the Budget’s fairness, the key test is being portrayed as the changes to the tax system and which segment of taxpayers has been squeezed or not squeezed.

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2012-03-20 12:09

Volunteering Englandand Voice4Change Englandare pleased to invite you to a policy and research seminar on BAME communities and volunteering.

Volunteering takes place in all areas of our society, but sometimes there are barriers to different groups working together. In particular, members of black, Asian and other minority ethnic groups may experience barriers to volunteering outside of their own community.

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2012-03-19 11:45

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Our climate is changing.  Here in the UK we’re facing warmer, wetter winters and hotter, drier summers, with more chances of extreme weather such as heatwaves and heavy rainfall.  As a consequence, we’ll face greater risks of drought and flooding, and other knock-on effects.  Meanwhile, other countries across the globe are facing their own climate change challenges. 

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2012-02-21 20:21

News release from Voice4Change EnglandVoice4Change England 
21st February 2012

For immediate release

DIY approach to Integration fails to tackle race inequalities

Voice4Change England was dismayed to read the Government’s cross-departmental approach to integration: creating the conditions for integration, published today.

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2012-02-08 12:07

Is there an elephant in the room? If we live in a post-racial society, why do certain ethnic groups continue to experience disadvantage?

This seminar series, launched in November 2011 to coincide with the retrial into the murder of Stephen Lawrence, will debate these questions and seek to identify solutions to persistent and emerging inequalities faced by BAME children, young people and their families.

When and where

Seminars will be held in:

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2012-02-07 12:39

Voice4Change England

News release from Voice4Change England
7th February 2012

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Government fund may entrench existing inequality, say national advocates

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2012-01-30 12:34

News release from Voice4Change EnglandVoice4Change England
23rd January 2012

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2012-01-04 16:08

On 3 January 2012 Gary Dobson and David Norris were found guilty of the murder of Stephen Lawrence, 18 years  after his stabbing by a gang of white youths at a bus stop in Eltham on 22 April 1993. Voice4Change England has responded with a contribution to Just West Yorkshire’s bulletin:

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2011-12-19 15:23

Voice4Change England’s roadshow highlights cynicism around Big Society

On 8 November 2011, Voice4Change England hosted its Big Society roadshow in Brighton. Held in partnership with Friends, Families and Travellers, the event was attended by a mix of BME and other specialist VCOs, generic VCOs and public sector organisations.

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