Commissioned by UKRI, this summary report shares discussions with community representatives about how to improve the ways in which knowledge is produced, used and communicated across the UK. These discussions focused on how the research and innovation (R&I) system can more equitably involve those community groups and organisations with less power or representation.
An equitable future for research and innovation
Building sustained community involvement in knowledge production
‘If the research sector is to truly reflect our diverse communities, we need new forms of partnerships’Blog 20 July 2022
Tom Saunders and Emily Morrison stress the need for more equitable and sustainable models of community engagement in research
Today, local leaders from around the UK descend on Parliament to call for a Community Power Act. Our CEO Helen Goulden welcomes engagement with communities that increases both equality and equity.
This proposal, supported by The Young Foundation, outlines new laws aim that could fundamentally change where power lies in this country.
This paper explores the potential to develop digital civic infrastructure to support our national growth and drive levelling up.
This report assesses the impact of The Young Academy Investment Fund.
Helen Goulden shares a new report, and celebrates greater participation of young people in the research sector.
Our report addresses the ‘missions’ of the government’s Levelling Up White Paper and proposes action to work ‘radically differently’ by involving local people and communities to drive meaningful change.
The Young Foundation starts 2022 with a focus on collective energy. Helen Goulden reflects on the challenges and opportunities ahead.
Embracing our mission to support better-connected, stronger communities, The Young Foundation is proud to be part of We’re Right Here: The Campaign for Community Power, which launches today.