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in News March 16, 2018

The London Family Fund

The Mayor is offering £600,000 over three years to improve social networks, reduce isolation, and bring children and families together. The London Family Fund will award grants of up to £85,000 to innovative projects that promote social integration in London. Having children is something many people have in common and we want to build on… Read more

in News March 16, 2018

New government action to create stronger, more integrated Britain

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid today (14 March 2018) set out an ambitious long-term plan of action to tackle the root causes of poor integration and create a stronger, more united Britain. The Integrated Communities Strategy green paper, to which £50 million will be committed over the next 2 years, seeks views on the government’s bold proposals… Read more

in News March 16, 2018

Mayor of London’s Strategy for Social Integration

All of us: The Mayor’s strategy for social integration Social integration is about how we all live together. It is the extent to which people positively interact and connect with others from different backgrounds. It is shaped by the level of equality between people, the nature of our relationships, and our levels of community participation…. Read more

in News March 8, 2018

How will you #PressForProgress on International Women’s Day?

Women all over the world are today demanding equality and respect. International Women’s Day (IWD), on Thursday 8 March, focuses attention on the many inequalities that women face in almost all cultures, whether in developed or developing nations. The BBC started the day by publishing an article with the headline, ‘Eight moments that make it… Read more

in News March 2, 2018

Give, but give safely: Why we must continue to support charities

There’s no doubt that charities are hugely important to the UK and to us, as citizens. There are more than 160,000 charities in England and Wales which, according to John Low, Chief Executive of the Charities Aid Foundation, make up “the backbone of Britain”. Every day, they improve the lives of millions of people.  Charitable… Read more