News & Events

2011-10-25 10:53

Runnymede Trust event

  • 'Pop-up shop'  event, Croydon town centre
  • 3-7 November 2011

Do you think we can end racism in a generation? Come tell us in our race equality  'pop-up shop' in Croydon town centre between 3-7 November at 3 Katherine Street, Croydon, CR0 1NX.

The Runnymede Trust, a leading race equality charity, has taken over an empty shop and has temporarily converted it into an exciting discussion hub. Pop in anytime between 3-7 November for  a chat over a free cup of tea and slice of cake, or come to one of our planned events:

  • Launch of our documentary  'Is Croydon Racist?'  featuring Linford Christie, followed by a Q&A with Gavin Barwell MP and others (Friday 4 November, 6.30-8.30pm).
  • Have your say on the recent riots at our informal drop-in discussion (Saturday 5 November, 2pm.)
  • Got a view on stop and search? Come to the launch of a new film on the issue, followed by a debate (Sunday 6 November, 2pm).
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2011-10-18 17:00

Development Officer

  • Reference: V4CE DO/OCT2011
  • Salary: Up to £30,351 per annum (ILW) pro rata, depending on experience
  • Location: London
  • Hours: 28 hours per week, fixed term contract
  • Closing date: 5:00pm, 2nd November 2011

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2011-10-18 15:05

The North West Infrastructure Partnership commissioned the Centre for Local Economic Strategies and the Centre for Local Policy Studies to research the impact of current policy on equalities and the specialist organisations that deliver to some of our most marginalised communities.Dan Silver from One North West

The research process lasted eight months, included 15 issue-specific focus groups, and involved over two hundred and fifty voluntary and community sector organisations from across the North West and looked at:

  • The equalities impact of policy agendas around localism, big society, welfare, health, and economic growth;
  • The socio-economic implications of a reduced focus on equality;
  • The values of equalities focused voluntary and community sector organisations;
  • The applicability of impacts and implications to the North West
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2011-10-11 16:55

A series of FREE consultation events 2011

Choose from the following three consultation events being run by BTEG:

  • London, 4th October, 2011
  • Peterborough, 6th October, 2011
  • Birmingham, 12th October, 2011

Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) civil society organisations play an important role in providing services for offenders, ex-offenders and their families. Some BAME communities experience disproportionately adverse outcomes throughout the justice system through their interface with the police, courts and prisons.

Click here to register for one of the events.

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2011-10-06 13:58
  • When: Monday 10th October 2011, 7:00pm-9:00pm (doors open at 6:00pm)
  • Where: Vortex downstairs

This event has been organised in response to the reactionary and damaging prison sentences currently handed out to accused rioters.

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2011-09-21 11:12

Fair, Equal, Inclusive: What is the future for race equality?Voice4Change England

With the Equality Act under the spotlight in the Government’s Red Tape Consultation and the absence of a national strategy on race equality, we are using our AGM to host a debate on the future of race equality.

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2011-09-12 11:09

C.1 day a month / Pro bonoMissing People

Missing People is a national and independent charity, offering a lifeline when someone disappears. We are currently recruiting for a new trustee.

If you are a proven board-level leader, respected within your professional networks and you are willing to engage with either our fundraising or influencing work then you may be who we are looking for.

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2011-09-06 13:55

One North WestThe Voice of the North Project have launched a video, showcasing reflections on the Northern youth experience.

Click here to watch the video.

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2011-09-05 15:37

LGBT ConsortiumA skills and information sharing seminar on the Personalisation Agenda and the opportunities and benefits for the LGBT third sector.

 

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2011-09-05 10:11

The Midland Hotel, 21st September, 10:00-16:00

Help create an accurate assessment of the impact of public spending and welfare benefits cuts on communities living in the Bradford district.

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