The latest news, insights, events and videos from the Institute for Community Studies
A new poll exploring public understanding of issues around climate change finds that almost two thirds of UK residents (64%) are not confident the government will achieve its net zero 2050 target without ‘leaving behind’ any parts of the country or local communities.
A video of our September 2021 roundtable that brought together community business leaders, researchers, policymakers and sector experts to discuss three major new research reports commissioned by Power to Change.
Join us in conversation with Zach Norris, as we explore safety and security in our communities and discuss the key findings of his book in a UK context.
by Dr Andy Mycock, University of Huddersfield and Fellow at the Institute for Community Studies
Download our latest report which examines how to fix local economies for communities.
Supporting young people in the 21st Century.
Exploring local economic perceptions through peer research.
The third and final blog by ICS Fellow Matthew Flinders, in this short series focusing on Robert Putnam's The Upswing.
In this blog ICS Fellow Matthew Flinders builds upon Robert Putnam’s work in order to cultivate a fresh debate about reimagining ‘the civic journey’.
The name Robert Putnam is almost synonymous with the concepts of social capital and civic renewal, writes ICS Fellow Matthew Flinders...