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​Bristol ranked the worst city in the UK for racial equality

​Bristol ranked the worst city in the UK for racial equality | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Bristol is the worst city for racial equality in the UK, a new report has found.

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The Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity, which wrote the report, is funded by the ESRC

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Britain is becoming more segregated - but that's not the only issue

Britain is becoming more segregated - but that's not the only issue | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

The UK's towns and communities are experiencing greater segregation as the result of white British families increasingly avoiding areas with ethnic minorities, new study finds. The Open Democracy report's authors studied how the ethnic make-up of communities across the country has changed between 2001 and 2011.

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This article refers to a report written using data from the ESRC funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity (CoDE)

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‘Segregated’ Britain more diverse and unequal than thought

New book publishes research which tackles misconceptions around ethnically diverse Britain.

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Article cites the ESRC-funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity based a the University of Manchester

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Worried about Muslims in Britain? Here's the answer

As figures show the number of Muslim children is rising, James Kirkup says integration is about economics, not values

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Article cites findings from the ESRC-funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity

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Ethnic inequalities in health – policy paralysis and the need to be ambitious

Ethnic inequalities in health – policy paralysis and the need to be ambitious | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

How and why does policy continue to fail to address inequalities in health? asks Professor James Nazroo. A recent report on inequalities in health, commissioned by the British Academy, brought together responses to the question, “What one policy could make a difference if implemented at a local level?” 

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Blog written by James Nazroo, Director of the ESRC-funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity

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Manchester Uni maps inequalities across England and Wales

Manchester Uni maps inequalities across England and Wales | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

New tool measures disparities in education, employment, health and housing between ethnic minorities and White Britons

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Article cites the ESRC-funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity based at the University of Manchester.

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Ethnic minorities in Britain better qualified and yet denied jobs

Ethnic minorities in Britain better qualified and yet denied jobs | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Britain’s ethnic minorities experience barriers to social mobility and employment even though they are better qualified, in many cases, than their white counterparts.
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The article quotes findings from the ESRC-funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity.

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Ethnic minorities face barriers to social mobility and job opportunities

Ethnic minorities face barriers to social mobility and job opportunities | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Academic success is not reflected in employment outcomes, say Manchester University researchers

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Article cites research from the Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity which is funded under the ESRC's Centres and Large Grants Scheme.

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Major new report into workplace racism calls for employers to take urgent action

Major new report into workplace racism calls for employers to take urgent action | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

A hard-hitting new report commissioned by Business in the Community, using survey data collected by YouGov and examined by researchers at The University of Manchester, is calling for employers to take urgent action to identify and stamp out racist behaviour in the workplace.

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Stephen Ashe and James Nazroo are researchers at the ESRC-funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity (CoDE)

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'Education is the key to higher earnings'

'Education is the key to higher earnings' | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
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Artilce cites the ESRC-funded Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity

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Racial prejudice: how bad measures can lead us astray

Racial prejudice: how bad measures can lead us astray | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it
Last year, the Guardian triggered a major debate over prejudice after a front page splash painted a dark picture of rising racial intolerance in Britain, writes Dr Robert Ford.
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This article was written by Dr Rob Ford, from the ESRC-funded Centre of Dynamics of Ethnicity.

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Asha Begum's curator insight, July 6, 2016 5:39 AM

This article says that racial prejudice is still a serious issue that is being faced. There is prejudice minority ethnic group. This is not fair to the minority ethnic group.