One in three black young people out of work amid Covid-19 pandemic, research reveals

Black young people have been hit far harder than their white peers by a surge in youth unemployment as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, a report has found. It found that existing inequalities based on...

Black youth unemployment rate of 40% similar to time of Brixton riots, data shows

Young black workers have been hit disproportionately hard during the pandemic, according to Guardian analysis, with more than 40% unemployed – three times worse than white workers of the same age. Read the...

Fifth of UK victims of criminal exploitation are children, research reveals

At least one in five victims of criminal exploitation by drugs gangs in the UK are children, analysis of calls to a modern slavery and exploitation helpline shows. Read the full article on this link...

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