Get the latest news, findings and research relating to the third sector from the Civil Society Involvement team here on our blog. We want to understand the key issues within the current European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) programme which are affecting the ability of third sector organisations to use European funds effectively.
Entrepreneurship is an essential driver of societal health and wealth, and a formidable engine of economic growth. It promotes the innovation required not just to exploit new opportunities, promote productivity…Read More
The European Social Fund (ESF) programme in England contributes to local growth by increasing labour market participation, promoting social inclusion and developing the skills of the potential and existing workforce.…Read More
In response to the awful killing of George Floyd in the US, Black Lives Matter protests in the UK have highlighted once again the racism and inequality that exists here.…Read More
The 2020 edition of ‘Supporting Local Growth’ has been released. Showcasing the success of projects and programmes receiving funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) 2014 to 2020 programme…Read More
The Resolution Foundation has released their 2nd comprehensive assessment of economic standards across different generations in Britain. The 2020 Intergenerational Audit focuses specifically on the impacts of the coronavirus crisis,…Read More
A series of new funding calls have been announced to run projects backed by the European Structural and Investment Fund (ESIF), including money from the European Social Fund (ESF). These…Read More
This report from Centre for Cities puts forward proposals to show how the Government should use its forthcoming devolution white paper to reorganise and simplify local government around the country…Read More