Pears Foundation gets £1.4 million for work ‘understanding anti-Semitism’
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Pears Foundation gets £1.4 million for work ‘understanding anti-Semitism’

Cemetery desecration in Blackley earlier in 2015
Cemetery desecration in Blackley earlier in 2015

 

Blackley Cemetery Desecration
Blackley Cemetery Desecration

The only centre in the UK dedicated to promoting understanding of anti-Semitism has been boosted by a £1.4 million grant.

The Pears Foundation announced funding to enable the growth of the Birkbeck-based Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism from 2015-2020.

A new post for a social sciences lecturer will be created while the successful Pears Institute Early Career Fellowship scheme will continue.

Trevor Pears, executive chairman of Pears Foundation, said: “The Institute has become an important bridge between academic research and public policy.”

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