The Women’s Budget Group, End Violence Against Women Coalition and Surviving Economic Abuse report launch: Universal Credit and Financial Abuse: Exploring the Links – 20 June 2018

Date: 20 June 2018
Location: Committee Room 15, House of Commons
Time: 3.00–4.30pm

The Women’s Budget Group, End Violence Against Women Coalition and Surviving Economic Abuse will launch their new report on Universal Credit and Financial Abuse.

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APPG on Hate Crime inquiry: How Do We Build Community Cohesion When Hate Crime is on the Rise?

The APPG on Hate Crime have launched the ‘How do we build community cohesion when hate crime is on the rise?’ inquiry in May 2018.

This inquiry aims to gather evidence of how hate speech and hate crime impact on communities. With the findings, the APPG will make recommendations on how to strengthen community cohesion.

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Department for Education survey report: Support for Mental Health in Schools and Colleges

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School staff hope a preventative strategy would reduce the chances of children and young people reaching crisis point and needing more targeted support.

This is from the May 2018 survey report which explores what schools and colleges across England are doing to support pupils’ mental health.

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EqualiTeach resource: Faith in Us – Educating Young People about Islamophobia

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‘Many young Muslim people say abuse is so commonplace it is normalised, but teachers feel ill-equipped to tackle issues of Islamophobia in the classroom.’

This is according to the May 2018 report (pdf) from EqualiTeach, who have created a resource for primary and secondary school teachers to educate students about Islamophobia. 

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