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The Lake District Holocaust Project, The Holocaust Commission, Nazi Persecution of LGBT People

Posted by Pinc Cumbria on Friday, February 14, 2014,

The Lake District Holocaust Project,

The Holocaust Commission,

Nazi Persecution of LGBT People


Support the work of the Lake District Holocaust Project


The following information concerns the Holocaust Commission. 

This has been set up by Prime Minister David Cameron to look at the future for Holocaust education, commemoration and activities since many of the Survivors and eye witnesses are passing away.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/prime-minister-launches-holocaust-commission 

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Homophobia & Transphobia Policy in Europe & UK

Posted by Pinc Cumbria on Tuesday, January 7, 2014,

Home Office: Homophobic crime down

but transphobic crime up across England and Wales

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Figures released this month by the Home Office show there has been a fall in the number of homophobic crimes recorded in England and Wales.

From the period of 2011 to 2012, a total of 4,362 homophobic crimes were recorded in England and Wales.

However, during 2012 to 2013, the number of homophobic crimes fell by 95 to 4,267.

From the period of 2011 to 2012, a total of 309 transphobic crimes were recorde...


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Understanding & Challenging Homophobia in Schools, Free Training, January & February 2014

Posted by Pinc Cumbria on Monday, November 11, 2013,

Understanding and Challenging Homophobia in Schools

Free Training around Cumbria

January and February 2014

‘The behaviour and safety of pupils at the school’ is a limiting judgement in the Ofsted Framework for Inspection. On p.41-42 of the School Inspection Handbook (September 2013, No. 120101), it is stated clearly that inspectors should consider ‘type, rates and patterns of bullying and the effectiveness of the school’s action to prevent and tackle all forms of bullying a...


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‘CHIPS’ Challenging Homophobia In Primary Schools

Posted by Pinc Cumbria on Saturday, October 26, 2013,

‘CHIPS’ Challenging Homophobia In Primary Schools

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Educate and Celebrate welcomes volume 3 of Andrew Moffats’ ‘Challenging Homophobia In Primary Schools’ (CHIPS) and is very proud to advocate the resource to all primary schools across the UK to achieve our ultimate goal of making all our schools LGBT friendly.

In September 2013 Ofsted released new briefing for section 5 inspection called ‘Exploring the school’s actions to prevent and tackle homophobic and transphobic...


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