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Votes at 16 this week!

In: Campaigning, Young People

The Votes at 16 Campaign have been busy pushing the campaign forward since the General Election and many politicians have already declared their support, publically, in relation to the EU Referendum Bill. Votes at 16 is being debated at a number of different levels of decision making in the UK this week:  Read More »

The NCIA ‘Transition Roadshows’

In: Campaigning, Fighting Back

What will 5 years of majority Conservative Government mean for social justice, equality, vulnerable people and communities, and what does it mean for independent voluntary action faced with these pressures? How will voluntary services survive and continue to do the work they think is needed? Where next for campaigning and community action? What alliances can be forged to defend services and the communities they serve? Read More »

Decent Work For All

In: Campaigning, Fighting Back, Pay

Decent work is a human right. The work that people do and the wage they are paid determines so much of people’s lives. But many feel they have little say or power over this important area of their lives.  Read More »

All in this together?

In: Campaigning, Pay

During the last five years of Tory led austerity, members working in the not for profit sector have had to campaign hard for even the smallest of pay rises after many years of stagnant wages. Not for Profit organisations have argued that wage increases have been made difficult during these years especially with many facing reductions in funding... And we are all in this together aren’t we? Read More »

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