Housing & regeneration Inequality Peer research Posted on: 28 March 2023
‘You can have more of an open, honest conversation’
Showing the value of peer research through work in the East Midlands town of Corby, created as part of the European Uplift Youth programme.
Big change is coming, and young people are leading the wayBlog 31 May 2023
Dan Farag, Director of Innovation and Practice, say meaningful solutions are led by people who’ve experienced challenges first hand.
An introduction to participatory policymaking with young peopleevent
21 June 2023
10:00am – 1:00pm
We invite local policymakers, youth organisations, and academics to explore findings from the UPLIFT project.
Rights and risks: migrant worker exploitation and the barriers to supportevent
12 June 2023
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Join The Young Foundation, GLA and FLEX to discuss migrant workers’ experiences of exploitation and challenges accessing support in London.
Introduction to peer research coursetraining
26 July 2023
9:30am – 3:30pm
This online course is for organisations wishing to develop their peer research project management skills in-house. A previous participant said: “I learnt a lot and feel inspired.”
‘I know first-hand that immigrants can feel alienated in their own home’Blog 13 April 2023
Kickstart peer researcher Christina Riddle shares thoughts on – and research into – the experiences of immigrants in the UK.
Immigration Kickstart reportPublication 13 April 2023
This report explores the experiences of first and second generation immigrant British populations, and has been developed and devised by a group of young Kickstart peer research recruits.
‘Young people experience violence daily – and our ideas for change will save lives’Blog 4 April 2023
Sharing her experiences, Annais Naylor Guerrero says fixing youth violence means urgently addressing mistrust in our broken system.
Five ways a community-centred policy agenda could take us to a fairer futurePublication 31 March 2023
This paper was submitted to the Labour Party’s National Policy Forum (NPF) Consultation in March 2023 on the topic of empowered communities.
‘A conversation not a concept’Blog 30 March 2023
Siân Whyte shares three ways to ensure the 15-minute neighbourhood concept is location-specific, and works for both residents and councils.