Runnymede and University of Greenwich report: Have Prisons Become a Dangerous Place?

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‘Because of the dire state that prisons are in, injustices and disproportionality continue unchecked,’ says an October 2017 report from Runnymede and the University of Greenwich’.

Have prisons become a dangerous place? (pdf) explores disproportionality, safety and mental health in British Prisons.

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End Violence Against Women and Southall Black Sisters report: Violence Against Women and Girls – Protecting Women’s Human Rights and Holding the State to Account

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More than 100,000 women and girls in the UK are at risk of, and living with the consequences of female genital mutilation, forced marriage and so called ‘honour-based’ violence.

This is according to the October 2017 report (pdf) from End Violence Against Women (EVAW) and Southall Black Sisters.

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The Resolution Foundation report: Universal Remedy – Ensuring Universal Credit is Fit for Purpose

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The timing of benefit payments needs to be more flexible to fit the diverse needs of different families.

This is one of the recommendations from the Resolution Foundation’s report (pdf) on the Universal Credit (UC) system, in October 2017.

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Care Quality Commission report: Annual State of Health Care and Adult Social Care in England 2016/17

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To deliver good, safe, sustainable care, more providers need to think beyond traditional boundaries to reflect the experience of the people they support.

This is according to the Care Quality Commission’s report on the state of care in England in 2016/17 (pdf), in October 2017.

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