Samuel Kasumu

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Is the Big Society Failing the UK Voluntary Sector?

(0) Comments | Posted 5 March 2012 | (13:24)

The prime minister's Big Society was supposed to be the key initiative that would bring together every policy area within the Conservative Manifesto. It was an underpinning philosophy that could be used to rebuild communities, allow for the reshaping of various public services, and above all demonstrate that the Tories...

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Youth Unemployment Needs a More Radical Response

(4) Comments | Posted 22 February 2012 | (23:00)

The government has announced £126 million worth of contracts available to companies and charities to tackle the challenge of long term unemployed young people. Whilst I welcome the announcement, I must say that the jury is still out on whether this government fully understands the ramifications of long term youth...

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