Not in Education, Employment, or Training

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In 2014, a  renowned, experienced and respected researcher reported on the high instance of NEETS (Not in education, employment or training) phenomenon within the GRT communities. This report will be a good springboard from which many organisations will be able to build on and use to support policy development. The report draws together extensive research into the community perspective as …

TRAVELLERS’ TIMES THEN & NOW

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You are may already know of the Rural Media Company as the publisher of Travellers’ Times (TT).  TT is the only national magazine and web portal for both the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller (GRT) communities, and other stakeholders including service providers, the media, politicians and policy makers.  TT also delivers a media and communications skills programme throughout England. Our work …

Gypsy, Roma and Travellers Seek Full Inclusion in Welsh Society

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Today nearly 2785 Gypsies, Roma and Travellers live in Wales. We spoke to Isaac Blake, Director of the Romani Cultural and Arts Company, ahead of a Symposium that will bring together politicians, academics, and public servants with representatives of these communities. Wales has moved to improve the lives of Gypsies and Travellers. What can the rest of the UK learn …