Mayor Sadiq Kahn has published his Diversity and Inclusion Vision (pdf) for London; setting out a future that is diverse, inclusive and integrated for residents, workers and tourists.
The Mayor wants to hear from individuals and organisations that can help him and the GLA group make London a more inclusive city. Responses must be received by 11 September 2017.
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Poorer children have worse cognitive, social-behavioural and health outcomes because they are poor, finds a CASE and LSE report (pdf) updated in July 2017. Continue reading “LSE report: Does Money Affect Children’s Outcomes? An Update”
Absolute poverty has changed little over the last decade, finds a July 2017 report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
Living Standards, Poverty and Inequality 2017 (pdf) explores changes in the distribution of household incomes in the UK, and what that means for local and national inequality.
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Black people are six times more likely to be stopped and searched, up from four times in 2016. In some parts of the country, this difference is even more stark.
These are the findings of a June 2017 report (pdf) from the Criminal Justice Alliance.
Continue reading “Criminal Justice Alliance report: No respect – Young BAME Men, the Police and Stop and Search”
The Department of Health and Care Quality Commission have published a policy paper on the Quality Matters initiative (pdf).
This initiative, launched in July 2017, aims to improve adult social care.
Continue reading “Department of Health and Care Quality Commission policy paper: Adult Social Care – Quality Matters”