ALLFIE marks International Day of Education 2024
As we observe the United Nations Education Day ALLFIE’s Justice and Campaigns Officer, Iyiola Olafimihan, reflects on the past year and gives a heads up of what’s coming in 2024.Read the blog →
Stand up for inclusive education!
The manifesto sets out our six demands for inclusive education. Find out what they are and add your name or the name of your organisation.Sign our manifesto →
Inclusion Now 67
Welcome to the latest edition of Inclusion Now magazine, with inclusive education news including Young Disabled people’s voices, Government SEND reform, the legacy of eugenics in education and effects on society, capacity building the Disability Movement, UK Disability History Month, and more.
End torture of Disabled people
ALLFIE’s collective campaign to end the systematic abuse of Disabled people in UK residential ‘care’ settings
Across the UK, Disabled people are trapped in residential settings and care homes, where abuse is rife and private companies can profit off their imprisonment. ALLFIE and other Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) in the Disabled People’s Movement have formed a collective to take action and demand change.
How educational systems respond to diversity, inclusion and social justice
Navin Kikabhai is collecting information for a research article to understand the challenges of public/academic engagement, and examine understanding and perspectives about the topic of conversation. Watch the video presentation ‘How educational systems respond to diversity, inclusion and social justice’, and answer a short questionnaire.
In Memory of George Floyd: Three Years On
In this blog to mark George Floyd’s Anniversary on 25th May, ALLFIE’s Disabled Black Lives Matter (DBLM) group highlights its ongoing dedication to challenging racial and intersectional inequality of Black Disabled people, and promoting social justice for ALL Disabled people within the education system.
Further Evidence of Violent Abuse in Specialist Settings
Blog by Amelia McLoughlan, Policy & Research Officer & Michelle Daley, Director.
ALLFIE is appalled, and yet unsurprised to see yet another investigation into the injustice of a ‘specialist’ setting, that found systematic and sustained abuse and denial of rights to Young Disabled people.