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For more than 50 years, we have worked tirelessly to build a Britain in which we all feel valued, enjoy equal opportunities, lead fulfilling lives, and share a common sense of belonging.
From broadening the curriculum to exposing the Windrush scandal, our work is rooted in challenging structural racism and its impact on our communities. Proudly independent, for over 50 years our authoritative research-based interventions have equipped decision makers, practitioners and citizens with the knowledge and tools to deliver genuine progress towards racial equality in Britain.
We are proud to work with partners as diverse as the communities we represent. Working together is the best way to make real strides in racial justice.
On the 2nd - 4th of September, the Runnymede Trust and partners will be convening 'We Move' - a race equality and migrants’ rights summit.
Research into access to the visual arts for Black and minority ethnic students in the UK.
75% of women of colour have experienced racism at work, and 61% report changing themselves to ‘fit in’.
The ethnic pay gap and wider employment experiences of ethnically diverse communities in the UK.
The structural barriers faced by Black and ethnic minority artists in the music industry.
Our work with the Centre for Labour and Social Studies (CLASS) on race and class inequality in the UK
We are hurtling into one of the biggest economic crises the UK seen in living memory. Kathryn Zacharek explains why low-income ethnic minority households, at the intersection of multiple disadvantages, will be among of the worst hit, and what support is out there.Read blog post
Gypsies, Roma, and Travellers find themselves in the odd position of being the point where all conversations and widespread thoughts around race and racism breaks down.Read blog post
Kate Williams talks about the importance of policies of Afro hair as well as advocating for a safe school for children with Afro hair.Read blog post
Anwar Akhtar, founder and director of the UK arts and journalism charity Samosa Media, talks about his documentary "Schools Apart" which navigates how to make minority ethnic children feel included and represented at school.Read blog post
The pandemic exacerbated the deep rooted racial inequalities already in existence across society. Two and a half years on, Nannette Youssef and Sanmeet Kaur, policy officer at the Runnymede Trust and policy and campaigns support officer at the TUC, assess how Covid exposed blatant racial segregation within UK workplaces.Read blog post
To mark Windrush Day 2022, barrister Grace Brown lays out the context and legal circumstances behind the Windrush scandal, and how a buried Home Office report reflects the lack of lessons learned.Read blog post
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