This think-piece, the second in a series from the Young Foundation’s Local 2.0 project, provides local authorities with a simple, practical framework to base their social media activity on.

For those working in local government, social media is soon to become part of everyday business – a valuable channel to improve dialogue with local citizens, forge essential new partnerships, and encourage a new kind of mutualism that will be vital to maintaining effective services during difficult financial times.

Local government & public services

Posted on: 30 June 2010 Authors: Mandeep Hothi,


Community research

We are a not-for-profit tackling societal issues with a collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach.

Contact our team

Social innovation

Involving people from diverse sectors to shape game-changing initiatives.

Find out more