Hive Minds: A series of peer research talks and debates
Join our free online webinars to explore current news and views in participatory research. Watch this space for details of our next event.
Introduction to the National Civic Impact Accelerator (NCIA)event
30 March 2023
2:30pm – 4:00pm
A free webinar to launch the National Civic Impact Accelerator (NCIA) – a collaborative initiative to generate intelligence on civic innovations and provide tools to deliver meaningful civic strategies.
Young people and their civic journey – funding opportunity drop-inevent
5 April 2023
12:00pm – 2:00pm
An interactive drop-in session to share ideas that could be funded through the Civic Journey project, receive feedback and support to apply.
‘Businesses must get serious about their social responsibilities’Blog 14 March 2023
No amount of employee volunteering or charitable giving will deliver the change we need to see in our society and economy, says Helen Goulden
‘Health equality has been de-prioritised for decades’Blog 13 March 2023
Emily Morrison highlights the ‘triple injustice’ in knowledge and evidence, gender identity, and social policy that perpetuates health inequity.
‘Our transition to net zero must be government-led and people-powered’Blog 10 March 2023
To achieve the UK’s net zero goals, we need a united department at the heart of Westminster, says Emily Morrison
‘A human-centred approach in an uncertain world’Blog 21 February 2023
Young people need ‘pragmatic and solution-orientated design-thinking’ as they develop skills, knowledge and behaviour on their Civic Journeys, says Professor Matt Flinders
‘Young people need “social scaffolding” to reach their full potential’Blog 17 February 2023
When thinking about support for the challenges young people face, Professor Matt Flinders says it’s right to use the language of access and growth.
Quest for the ‘S’ in ESGPublication 9 February 2023
This report examines how FTSE 100 companies are interpreting the social dimensions of ESG, and finds a lack of measurement and commitment to social outcomes embedded in company strategies.