Wednesday, October 1st, 2014


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Call for case studies: A victim-led criminal justice system

Are you a practitioner working with victims in the community or within the criminal justice system? Have you been a victim of the criminal justice system and have a view on how criminal justice service should be provided? Do you know of any good examples where criminal justice is delivered in the interest of victims while respecting their rights? Have you seen a good restorative justice practice that is delivered safely and in the interest for the victim?

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IARS Director named as new Editor of international peer-reviewed journal, Ethnicity and Inequalities in Health and Social Care


IARS is excited to announce that our Founder and Director, Professor Theo Gavrielides, has been selected as the new Editor for the international peer-reviewed journalEthnicity and Inequalities in Health and Social Care    published by the leading global academic publisher, Emerald Group Publishing.

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IARS Press Release: Refugee and asylum-seeking women asserting their rights

Following a very successful launch of IARS training in February, on 14 April the women of the Abused No More project held another workshop on Gender Sensitivity in the Asylum Process at the Refugee Council’s Head Office in East London.

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The 99% Campaign is recruiting a group of young people aged 16-25 to develop and design their very own youth-focused magazine. We are looking for young bloggersillustrators,  photographers, aspiring film-makers to advocate passionately for youth issues.

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International expert seminar on Clergy Child Sexual Abuse and Restorative Justice

New research evidence will be presented at the expert seminar entitled “Sexual Abuse in the church and other institutional settings” that will be taking place on 10th and 11th April in Bilbao, Spain.

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Gender Sensitivity in the Asylum Process: New Publication and Training

IARS is pleased to release its new e-publication entitled Gender Sensitivity in the Asylum Process”, an evidence based training tool that focuses on the impact of gender-related violence on refugee and asylum-seeking women (RASW).

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Young and Unemployed: A Generational problem? The 99% Campaign in Parliament

More than 140 people including representatives from youth organisations and colleges across London packed the Parliament last night to discuss the destructive implications of youth unemployment on their lives.

The event was organised by the 99% Campaign, a youth-led initiative, run by the international charity IARS, that aims to dispel negative stereotypes of young people, and promote their involvement in decision-making processes and civic life.