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All the key 'sufficiency' duties for disabled children and young people

When looking a public bodies’ proposals to cut funding, one of the key legal questions which arises is whether there is a ‘sufficiency’ duty in the relevant area. 584 more words

Disability Rights

Bulgaria in the cold as European Union freezes its innovation funding

First published in Nature, 1 February 2018

European Union science ministers are due to meet on 2 February in their bloc’s poorest member state — Bulgaria — to discuss future EU research policy. 281 more words


Global Oil & Gas: Saudi Arabia indicates commitment to OPEC cuts

Saudi Arabia dismissed concerns of a fraying OPEC deal, stating that the country would remain committed to the production limits this year. 87 more words

Mozambique Oil And Gas Industry

The NHS, cuts and privatisation – an emergency but not an accident

by Caroline Molloy, LabourList.

Not “a penny extra” for the NHS in the chancellor’s spring statement. But why would there be? This is a government wedded to so-called ‘austerity’ for reasons of both ideology and chumocracy. 234 more words

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Nottingham's St Patrick's Day festival might not happen again due to funding.

Today is the 19th year Nottingham has put on the St Patricks Day festival. However, due to cuts in funding and sponsorship the committee says it could be the last year the parade takes place. 255 more words

UNISON Leicester City Branch Motion: No More Cuts to Pay, Conditions and Services

Last night, at the Annual General Meeting of the Leicester City UNISON branch (March 14), I moved the following motion which called upon our branch leadership to adopt a socialist strategy for opposing all ongoing cuts. 443 more words