“The UK’s decision to leave the EU has left many young people feeling uncertain about the future…” (British Council, 2017) A new report from the “Next Generation” research series has reignited the discussion about Brexit, young people and their position in the EU.
Yet again, large corporations have come under fire from the press for employing unpaid young people for up to six weeks under government job-seeker schemes.
Two weeks ago the CPS published a new policy on hate crime and, within it, their pledge to take crimes committed online as seriously as offline offences.
As the new academic year approaches we are looking to kickstart several new youth programmes here at IARS and to do so, we need your voice.
Hello! My name is Emily Lanham, I am the new Project Coordinator responsible for delivering and coordinating IARS' youth stream. I started this week and am incredibly excited to jump in to this role at such a critical time for IARS' projects, young people and the world as a whole. I hope we can help make a positive impact on our local and international communities. I just wanted to put up this brief blog to tell you about myself and why I came to IARS.