Institute of Public Policy Research

Type: Organization
Name: Institute of Public Policy Research
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

People with long-term health conditions do not feel in control of their care

Nearly a third of patients with long-term conditions are not satisfied with their care, according to a new survey. The research carried out by the Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) found patients would like to feel more in control of their care, ... [Published Care Home - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Treat patients over the phone to ease crowding in surgeries, GPs are told

GP surgeries are being overloaded with patients who could be helped to look after themselves at home, a report warns.Up to half of all family doctor appointments are taken up with sufferers from long-term conditions including heart disease, asthma and ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

KRA, dealers big gainers of record car sales growth

Auto dealers and the taxman were the main beneficiaries as increased confidence in the economy and rising incomes drove new and used car sales up 23 per cent in the first six months of the year.The growth, the biggest jump reported in the last five years, ... [Published Business Daily Africa - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Clegg says Scottish vote shows it is time for Whitehall to let go of transport reins

The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has issued an open call to local leaders, businesses and professionals in the transport sector to say what extra powers they need to better compete with other regions and cities across the world.Clegg said that the ... [Published Transport Xtra - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Namibia's current business climate remains positive

[embedded content]Namibia's current business climate remains positive, despite a little change in the major economic indicators in July.The Institute of Public Policy Research says in its Business Climate Monitor for July that, the Business Climate Index ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Report backs proposals for London-style travel network across Tyne and Wear

It said the North East should adopt a London-style public transport system where councils control bus routes, times and faresDominic Lipinski/PA WireA London busProposals to introduce a London-style travel network across Tyne and Wear have been backed ... [Published The Journal - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

UK’s Liberal Democrats Want to Start Sex Ed at Age 7

In the United Kingdom, Liberal Democrats desire all state-funded schools to begin a course, Curriculum for Life, which covers personal, social, and health education (PSHE) to ensure that children will be taught necessary life skills. Liberal Democrat ... [Published EducationNews.org - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Survey Reveals Porn Is Part of Everyday Lives for Teenagers

A new survey revealed the results of a poll of 500 British 18-year-olds in which the majority warn of the “damaging” and “addictive” effect of sexual images and videos readily available online.The survey showed the teens felt an intense social pressure ... [Published Fix.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Bus deregulation has failed due to lack of competition, says think-tank

Lee BakerThe deregulation of the bus industry failed to create competition, with only one per cent of weekly services outside London facing effective competition over all or the majority of their route, a think tank has found.The Institute of Public Policy ... [Published Transport Xtra - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Internet Pornography Leads to Distorted Perception about Sex and Relationship

Teenagers in Britain felt that pornography has become a way of life or part of their life as it is easily available online. The information, on the basis of a survey by think-tank Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR), also found that nearly half ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Porn is ‘pervasive’ in our lives, sex-ed pressures us into promiscuity: teens

A poll of 18-year-old UK teens conducted by the Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) found that a large majority of both boys and girls believe that easy access to online porn puts pressure on them to look and act in imitation of what porn port ... [Published Education News - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 6 reports

​‘Addictive’: Majority of UK youngsters believe porn has ‘damaging effect’

13:35Reuters / Marko DjuricaThe majority of British teens believe internet porn is ‘addictive’ and has a ‘damaging effect’ on society, according to a new report published on Tuesday.The report produced bythe Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) ... [Published Russia Today - Aug 20 2014]

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Clegg said that the Scottish referendum had shown that now "was a time to push for action on de-centralisation... you only need look at how the referendum debate has re-energised people's interest and engagement in politics to see that this is an idea whose time has come"
...Will Straw, IPPR associate director, said: "Outside London, bus passenger journeys are down and fares are rising higher than inflation."
...come across sexually explicit pictures and nearly 72 per cent was of the opinion that pornography led to distorted and unrealistic views on sex. "This new polling data shows that pornographic images are pervasive in teenagers' lives and that young women in particular are acutely conscious of how damaging they can be" , said Dalia Ben-Galim, an associate director of IPPR
"Few realise how their time spent watching pornography will affect their brains, relationships and studies later in life" said the study reported by Telegraph

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People with long-term health conditions do not ... [Published Care Home - Sep 18 2014]
Treat patients over the phone to ease crowding ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 18 2014]
KRA, dealers big gainers of record car sales gr... [Published Business Daily Africa - Sep 17 2014]
Clegg says Scottish vote shows it is time for W... [Published Transport Xtra - Sep 15 2014]
India widens lead over China as top exporter to... [Published Business Daily Africa - Sep 04 2014]
Namibia's current business climate remains posi... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Sep 03 2014]
Report backs proposals for London-style travel ... [Published The Journal - Aug 31 2014]
UK’s Liberal Democrats Want to Start Sex Ed at ... [Published EducationNews.org - Aug 28 2014]
Survey Reveals Porn Is Part of Everyday Lives f... [Published Fix.com - Aug 27 2014]
Bus deregulation has failed due to lack of comp... [Published Transport Xtra - Aug 26 2014]
Internet Pornography Leads to Distorted Percept... [Published International Business Times Australia - Aug 25 2014]
Porn is ‘pervasive’ in our lives, sex-ed pressu... [Published Education News - Aug 22 2014]
Early porn obsession damaging teenagers' brains... [Published Yahoo! India - Aug 21 2014]
ADD LOVE TO SEX FOR SATISFACTION [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - Aug 20 2014]
​‘Addictive’: Majority of UK youngsters believe... [Published Russia Today - Aug 20 2014]
Why teenagers' obsession with porn is creating ... [Published Telegraph - Aug 20 2014]
North East has the lowest self-employment rate ... [Published B Daily - Aug 20 2014]
Nearly 50 pc of teens think sending sexual phot... [Published Topnews.in - Aug 20 2014]
Sexting and porn part of everyday life for teen... [Published Telegraph - Aug 20 2014]
Online Porn Easy To Access: Research Shows that... [Published International Business Times Australia - Aug 20 2014]
Most young people agree that porn creates unrea... [Published The Independent - Aug 20 2014]
Own boss [Published The Cyprus Weekly - Aug 18 2014]
How half of Gordon Brown's Downing Street aides... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 17 2014]
North-East "being ignored" in new train plans, ... [Published Northern Echo - Aug 17 2014]
Half of Gordon Brown's 'spads' work for chariti... [Published Telegraph - Aug 16 2014]
Now landlords can't bar you from starting a fir... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 16 2014]
Developing effective relationships between heal... [Published National Housing Federation - Aug 14 2014]
China overtakes Japan as Kenya’s top bilateral ... [Published Business Daily Africa - Aug 13 2014]
The unemployment figures expose the philosophy ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 13 2014]
Rise in self-employment driven by older workers... [Published Human Resources Magazine UK - Aug 13 2014]
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