Runnymede Trust research opportunity: Workforce Integration Research in London (Black Young Men)

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Labour market statistics show that a higher proportion of young black men now have degrees compared to 20 years ago, but they are still more likely to experience unemployment and/or underemployment compared to young men from other ethnic groups.

The Greater London Authority have commissioned the Runnymede Trust to  fully understand the extent of the problem, to make employers more aware of it and support young black men and employers with potential solutions.

Business in the Community report: Equal Lives

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83% of men with caring responsibilities believe that organisations should provide considerable support for employees who look after children or dependent adults but only 43% believe their employer does this.

This is from the September 2018 report (pdf) from Business in the Community, in partnership with Santander, on the roles of women and men in caring responsibilities.

Fawcett Society: Labour Women – Job Done, or Just Begun? – 25 September 2018 (Liverpool)

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Date: 25 September 2018
Time: 17:30 – 18:30
Location: Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool, L3 4AQ
Cost: Free

The Fawcett Society and the Fabian Women’s Network invite you to the Labour Party Conference fringe event. The panel will discuss the experiences of women within the party, and ask what more Labour can do to support the women in its ranks.