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Figures for deaths from legal highs ‘inflated’, say former drugs advisers

Prof David Nutt and Dr Les King say UK data includes deaths caused by substances that are not legal highs The scientists say drugs that are not new, such as khat, should not be included in the figures for deaths from legal highs. Photograph: Martin Godwin/Guardian Haroon Siddique Friday 14 March 2014 07.00 GMT View more sharing options This article ...

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Somali civic leadership programme

Kayd Somali Arts and Culture and partners would like to invite you to the launch of Somali Week Festival 2012 which will take place on Friday 19th at Oxford House, Bethnal Green, Derbyshire Street, E2 6HG. Somali Week Festival 2012 will take place from Friday 19th to 28th October 2012 and will be launched by Hon Rushanara Ali, MP for ...

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police stopping and searching bme youth

Police officers in Birmingham and the West Midlands could soon be tracked by satellite navigation systems to monitor whether the use of ‘stop and search’ powers amounts to racial discrimination. Plans to use GPS to record officers’ every move are being proposed by Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner Yvonne Mosquito, who wants to develop a portal allowing anyone to check ...

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Bristol Somali Forum and University of Bristol’s workshop about Somali community issues especially the youth

Bristol Somali Forum in partnership with University of Bristol initiated a workshop about the Somali community problems.  The aim of the workshop was to bring City Leaders together with academics and practitioners along with key members of the community to share knowledge and experience, and explore potential areas for future research in relation to the problems facing Somali youth in ...

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Conference about youth challenges, Prevent team and the community practitioners

22nd of August 2015 Bristol Somali Forum with collaboration of Bristol Somali voice have implemented preventing and youth conference. Somali young people from ethnic minorities have been facing hardship and immense challenges,which hinder their energy,skill and contribution to their lives and communities. BSF with inauguration of individual efforts like Kaysar and others have implemented this conference which aim to address ...

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