On 10th December 1948 the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. To mark the anniversary IARS is joining with the British Institute of Human Rights to call on the government to drop the Conservative Party’s intention of scrapping the Human Rights Act.
On the 9th of November 2016, our charity was proud to welcome at our London offices a delegation from the European Commission after being selected as a prime example of an outstanding UK Erasmus+ (Youth) funded organisation. The visit in particular focused on the work done through the Abused No More (2014) and ongoing Care 2 Work (2015) projects.
by Kristina Harris
In January 2016, the Prime Minister invited David Lammy MP to find out why official figures show that Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) groups appear to be over-represented at most stages of the criminal justice system, and what can be done about it. The review is looking at the way the criminal justice system deals with young people and adults from BAME backgrounds. It will address issues arising from the Crown Prosecution Service onwards, including the court system, prisons and young offender institutions and rehabilitation in the community.
Simon Aulton is the Deputy Director at IARS. In this role Simon project manages the work that IA
Jack Bellamy is IARS’ Office Administrator and PA to the Director. In this role Jack supports IA
By Theo Gavrielides
Happy International Restorative Justice week 2016! It is that time of the year, I get the pleasure to write my annual blog*. Empathically guessing has never been my communication style. So, here it is and I hope you enjoy it.