The 99% Campaign marks the celebrations of the 14thUnited Nations International Youth Day with the launch of the 2nd edition of its 99% Campaign Magazine. The 99% Campaign Magazine is an entirely youth – led initiative that showcases the potential of youth in enhancing our local, national and global society, representing the real and marginalized voices of young people.
More than a hundred young people, representatives of youth organisations and key stakeholders packed the Canada Water Culture Space in London on Wednesday 20th August to celebrate the achievements of promising young people in their diverse communities at the 3rd Annual IARS Research and Youth Leadership Awards.
IARS is pleased to announce the launch of its new e-book entitled “Restorative Justice and Domestic Violence: A critical Review”. The e-book reports on the current developments, practices and policies on the use of restorative justice in cases of domestic violence in the UK. The research also reflects on limitations, inefficiencies and complexities of the current criminal justice system in the UK.
The UK-based international think-tank, IARS, is proud to launch an evidence-based e - learning course for victims of crime. The course aims to empower victims by increasing their knowledge of their rights in the criminal justice and restorative justice process as these are protected by the EC Victims' Directive due to come into force in November 2015.
On Monday 28 July IARS held another successful user-led training on Gender Sensitivity in the Asylum Process at the offices of Freedom from Torture. The event coincided with Eid al-Fitr, the religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide, and we were particulalry grateful to the Muslim refugee women from our Abused No More project who gave up their time on such an important day, and came to the event.
The UK-based international think-tank, IARS, in partnership with the youth-led 99% Campaign are proud to announce their 3rd Annual Research and Youth Leadership Awards that will be taking place on the 20th August – 3pm at Canada Water Culture Space, 21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR.
IARS is excited to announce a new paid internship for an IT support Intern. The deadline for applications is midnight on the 1st August 2014. Working days and hours are flexible and will be negotiated once the candidate has been selected. This is a paid internship for an IT student/junior IT expert who would like to gain first-hand experience in an office environment.