Faiza Shaheen

Researcher, blogger and activist

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Dr Faiza Shaheen is a researcher, blogger and activist. She has published a range of materials related to the most salient social and economic debates of our times, including class, inequality, austerity, immigration, youth unemployment and social mobility.

Faiza is currently the Director of the Centre for Labour and Social Studies (CLASS), a think tank focusing on the impacts of the economy and inequality on everyday lives. She previously was the Head of Inequality and Sustainable Development at Save
the Children UK, and has also held research positions at the New Economics Foundation and Centre for Cities.


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  • Loving being back in my second city, Manchester! Speaking at events on activism @rxtheatre and on youth at the #WHYFestival Join us!

    RT @Lauren_Banks1: What’s Happening for the Young?! Join us to discuss at #WHYFestival with @AyshahTull @AWATEMUSIC @Nowherestocks @faizash…

    RT @rxtheatre: Facebook Live at 12.30 - Lauren Stocks, Faiza Shaheen, Maria Munir & Tom Ross-Williams discuss individual activism https:/…