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‘Fat people face discrimination that affects them for the rest of their lives’
Blog 15 May 2022
New research from Kickstart peer research trainees uncovers prejudice and discrimination and explores its impact.
Fatphobia Kickstart report
Publication 15 May 2022
A report exploring young people’s experiences of fatphobia, developed and devised by a group of young Kickstart peer research recruits.
Hive minds: a series of peer research talks and debates
18 May 2022
10:00am – 11:00am
A session chaired by Dr Alessandra Radicati and Dr James Shraiky of UCL’s Institute for Global Prosperity
Young people propose solutions to youth mental health crisis
News 28 March 2022
New research – led by 16- to 20-year-olds and conducted with 10- to 21-year-olds in England – shares a youth vision for a healthier, happier post-Covid future.
‘Putting young people in the driving seat of research can steer better youth support’
Blog 28 March 2022
Helen Goulden shares a new report, and celebrates greater participation of young people in the research sector.
Introduction to participatory research
15 September 2022
9:30am – 3:30pm
For organisations wishing to develop knowledge and skills in participatory and creative research approaches.
Introduction to peer research course
5 October 2022
9:30am – 3:30pm
This online course is for organisations wishing to develop their peer research project management skills in-house. A previous participant said: “I learnt a lot and feel inspired.”
‘More must be done to confront online racism’
Blog 18 February 2022
Research led and directed by peer researchers on the Kickstart scheme explores the role social media plays in amplifying discrimination, hate and abuse.
Kickstart reports – sprint three
Publication 18 February 2022
This report explores young people’s experiences of racism on social media, developed and devised by a group of young Kickstart peer research recruits.
Report finds postgraduates seeking ‘a sense of belonging’
News 1 February 2022
Ethnic minority postgraduate researchers share their experiences of discrimination at small and specialist institutions.
Kickstart reports – sprint two
Publication 20 January 2022
A report designed and created by young people on the Kickstart scheme, exploring experiences of financial literacy.
‘A time to recharge, renew – and participate in your future’
Blog 19 January 2022
The Young Foundation starts 2022 with a focus on collective energy. Helen Goulden reflects on the challenges and opportunities ahead.
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