AWAZ Cumbria News

£1 on your dining bill to help wipe out blindness in Bangladesh

£1 on your dining bill to help wipe out blindness in Bangladesh

 

News & Star, 10 October 2011

Vision Bangladesh is an ambitious campaign to eliminate avoidable blindness in poverty stricken Sylhet by 2014.

European Day Of Languages, Kendal Library, Sat 24 Aug

European Day of Languages

Kendal Library

Saturday 24 September 2011

2pm to 4.45pm

This event has now been held

Wellbeing Of Women Event, Fri 16 Sept 2011, Carlisle

BME Women’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Event

16th September 2011

10am – 2.00pm

St John the Evangelist, London Road, Carlisle, CA1 2QQ

This event has now been held

Recent Developments with AWAZ Cumbria's Work

Recent Developments with AWAZ Cumbria's Work


FIGHTING OFF ISOLATION FOR CUMBRIA'S MINORITIES

Cuts threaten traveller children's schooling

Cuts threaten traveller children's schooling

The Independent, 2 August 2011

The schooling of up to 100,000 children in the travelling community is being put at risk by cuts to council funding, an investigation by The Independent has revealed.

Travellers at Dale Farm, Essex, vow to fight on as eviction countdown begins

Eviction of travellers defies human rights, says UN official

The Telegraph, 8 Aug 2011

She hails from one of the most lawless countries in the world where human rights abuses and police violence are commonplace

How Tory immigration populism is costing us £3.4 billion - Student Visas

How Tory immigration populism is costing us £3.4 billion

Consequences of Changes to Student Visas

 

Impact of Pre-Entry Language Tests on Immigration

The language paradox

http://jcwi.wordpress.com/, 26 July 2011

Legal Aid Cuts Cause Devastation & Distress To Asylum Seekers

The asylum seekers facing a Kafkaesque legal nightmare

guardian.co.uk, 4 August 2011

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Equality Cumbria is an umbrella organisation that encompasses a number of different charities based in Cumbria. Together they tackle inequality in race, religion, sexuality and more.