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CTPSR's Katharine Jones has been invited to act as a judge for the One World Media Awards, Refugee Reporting category, 2017. The Awards are intended to celebrate the best media coverage of developing countries, reflecting the social, political and cultural life of people around the globe. Established 29 years ago, the Awards uniquely recognise the critical role of journalists and filmmakers in increasing cultural understanding and supporting equality and justice worldwide.
Sponsored by the British Red Cross, the winner of the Refugee Reporting category will be decided by a panel of judges for a piece of media, including broadcast, online, print or film, that covers refugee and asylum-seeker issues by telling compelling stories that generate empathy, understanding and are reported on accurately and fairly. Winners will be announced and presented with their awards in June 2017 at BAFTA.
First responders providing emergency aid to civilians in horrific conditions in Syria’s war-torn cities feel ‘abandoned’ by the international community, a survey found.
The inferno that engulfed the Grenfell Tower was a personal disaster for the many who lost their friends and families. The subsequent analysis and media frenzy highlighted issues of housing, social justice and racism. In a city celebrated for its diversity and social liberalism but which is polarised by race and class, poor working class and communities of colour appear to have been corralled into the worst housing in a global city in the 21st century.
This report presents an analysis of white working-class communities’ perspectives on belonging, change, identity, and immigration. Recent studies about the white working class focus on national politics, religion, and immigration; this study tells a national story from a grassroots perspective with an eye toward the prospects for cross-racial coalition building between working-class white communities and communities of color.
Collaborate to Train is a three-year project that will engage with over 250 local small businesses and support them to increase their involvement in the education and workforce training system.
Exceed in Coventry is a three-year project providing tailored help and support to over 1,300 Coventry residents, enabling them to progress into education, training, job search or employment.