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  • Leading diversity by 2020 - Welsh case studies factsheet

    26/07/2016Policy and practice

    Set an aspirational target for board/committee recruitment from under-represented groups to ensure that your governance structure is representative of the wider communities you work in. 6. Have in place succession and talent management strategies

  • Managing and delivering Gypsy and Traveller sites: negotiating conflict

    13/12/2016Policy and practice

    A wider, more regional-style approach to identifying and supporting new sites can take the heat off councillors locally and help share responsibility for sensitive decisions.7. Recognise a duty to promote equality in this area; as part of this,

  • Housing Studies Association conference discusses ‘housing as a site of struggle’

    17/04/2019News

    How do we build houses that enable people to ‘feel at home’? Similar issues were discussed on day 2 with Peter Matthews (University of Stirling) and Lindsay McCarthy (Sheffield Hallam) exploring housing and homelessness from LGBT+ and feminist

  • Open Doors - Reducing Inequality in the PRS

    15/03/2019News

    61% of those who have arrived since 2001 live in the PRS, (Census, 2011). The above is not an exhaustive list but potentially enough to bring about conversation around how we tackle the equality issue within the PRS to ensure that everyone can live

  • My housing story: Stacey Dove

    04/03/2019News

    My housing story: Stacey Dove For National Careers Week 2019, Stacey Dove, who works for Incommunities as part of the GEM (Graduate Employment Mentoring) programme, shares why housing can be the perfect fit for anyone passionate about social justice

  • Feeling the pinch: the lowered benefit cap one year on

    17/11/2017Policy and practice

    You can imaginewere worried about what were going to do we got a new baby But to get a text out of the blue like that, no warning at all, no explanation why or anything. It was just if you are finding it difficult, ring this number so I called the