Women’s Resource Centre: Finances for Joint Projects and Consortia – 17 May 2018

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Date: Thursday 17 May 2018
Location: Women’s Resource Centre, United House, London, N7 9DP
Time: 10:00 – 16:00
Cost: £25 for Women’s Resource Centre members and £50 for non-members

The Women’s Resource Centre is running a training event for organisations working on violence against women and girls who seek to know more information about about finances in joint projects and consortia.

Equality and Diversity Forum vacancy: Head of Research and Policy Impact

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We are recruiting a Head of Research and Policy Impact to lead and develop our research and policy impact activities, based on our strategic priorities, in London.

The role is 3 days a week, and there may be the opportunity for additional days (dependent on project funding). Applications close on 10 May 2018.

The post-holder will have a proven ability to develop a strategic research agenda and build a strong evidence base for change. They will also have a track record of influencing public policy to secure change and a proven commitment to equality, human rights and social justice.

Joseph Rowntree Foundation and BritainThinks report: Learning from Experiences of Universal Credit

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‘Participants who were already financially and socially vulnerable reported that Universal Credit (UC) made them to fall into a cycle of debt and serious hardship that they were now struggling to recover from.’

This is from the March 2018 report (pdf) by BritainThinks, commissioned by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, on the experiences of people living on Universal Credit.