For 2 weeks during August our normally quiet offices have had an unusual sound rumbling from the ground floor. A group of about 17 young people aged 9 to 21 descended into the building each day, taking charge of lap tops, cameras, iPads and various other bits of equipment, sharing ideas and creating resources.
On Wednesday August 7th, IARS held the second annual Research and Leadership Awards at the Ritzy Cinema in central London. These awards were set up to celebrate, remember and reward young people and their initiatives to overcome some of the worst effects of the riots that took place in the UK two years ago. more >