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Working progress : how to reconnect young people and organisations

Paper looking at the problem of the increasing mismatch between employers expectations of young people and young people's expectations of and preparedness for employment. Drawing on the views and experiences of young people and employers it makes recommendations about what should be done to help young people survive and succeed in the workplaces of the future.

Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission

Website of the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission, the new public body responsible for the child maintenance system in the UK.

Are we there yet? : identifying the characteristics of social care organisations that successfully promote diversity (Race equality discussion paper 3)

Discussion paper pinpointing the characteristics of social care organisations which successfully promote diversity and exploring research on the impediments to promoting diversity and how these can be surmounted.

Jordan Institute for Families

Website of the Jordan Institute for Families, an organisation which brings together researchers, organisations, communities and families to facilitate research, the training of practitioners and collaboration with policy makers and legislators. The site contains information on all the Institute's activities such as its projects and programmes.

Effective diffusion and adoption of healthy working practices : a feasibility study

Report of a feasibility study which aimed to establish the parameters of a potential healthy working practices demonstration and research project and ensure that the research focused on answering the right questions.

The Care Commission annual report and accounts 2007/08

Annual report giving a full account of the Care Commission's activities, finances and organisation over the year.

Taking the lead: youth leadership in theory and practice

Report exploring the issue of youth leadership in theory and in practice. In particular, it examines the various competing conceptions of youth leadership and different approaches to it, identifying lessons from case studies of organisations both in the UK and abroad.

Pandemic influenza: supplementary information for third sector organisations

Document that gives background information and highlights key areas for consideration to support third sector organisations to plan, prepare and respond to pandemic influenza.

Risk Management Authority

Website of the RMA, the Scottish public body tasked with ensuring the effective assessment, management and minimisation of risk of serious violent and sexual offenders.