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Young people and Brexit

 “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.

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Youth Obligation Scheme: a bad plan?

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.

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Hate Crime and Social Media

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.

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Wanted: Youth Board Members

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. 

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New Project Coordinator (Youth)

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. 

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