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ROTA Comments 2010 - 2013

  • Findings and Recommendations from the Shaping the Future Seminar Series, November 2011 – February 2013 (October 2013) - This draft discussion paper summarises the key findings and recommendations from the seminar series. Read the full Findings amd Recommendations  here.

ROTA (March 2011) The Female Voice in Violence Project. Final report: This is it. This is my life...

FVV report coverThe final report into the impact of serious youth violence and criminal gangs on women and girls across the country was launched on 22nd March 2011.

The report highlights a number of recommendations and some of the key questions. The report encourages services and local authorities to ask in responding to the needs of girls and women who are gang affected include:

- Are your strategies gender-proofed?

ROTA (February 2010) The Female Voice in Violence Project

FVV report coverThe Female Voice in Violence Project report draws on face-to-face research with 352 friends, relatives, victims or perpetrators of gangs and gang violence. Ranging in age from 13-52, the experiences of these women and girls highlight lessons for policy makers and those working to prevent serious youth violence.

Race on the Agenda (November 2008) Effective Commissioning to reduce re-offending

ROTA CLINKS effective coverCLiNKS, an organisation which works to strengthen and develop the partnerships between voluntary and community-based organisations and the Prison and Probation Services, commissioned Race on the Agenda (ROTA) and Independent Academic Research Studies (IARS) to carry out the an evidence based report on what effective commissioning mean to reduce re-offending among BAME communities including