On International Women’s Day 2017, our weekly news brief celebrates the work of women and highlights how our research and partnering organisations are working to tackle continuing gender inequalities.
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Ideas, as well as people, now move more freely. We have put new models, drawn from other classes and other parts of the world, before the local people, creating new aspirations and new ideas.
Michael Young and Peter Willmott.
Family and Kinship in East London, 1957
“If we change the story we tell ourselves then it leaves everything open to possibilities.”
Community led innovation has experienced a massive growth in the past year. SIC reflects this in the community led innovation network – an entire group of people dedicated to developing and disseminating community led innovation tools, methods and ideas. Monica Nagore and Lucy Cui are coordinating the community led innovation network on behalf of the… → Read More
Glenys Thornton, CEO of the Young Foundation and former Equalities Minister, reflects on the defeat of Hilary Clinton and issues of human rights and equality on Equal Pay Day.
Interview with Gorka Espiau, Director of Places and International Affairs.
The Young Foundation’s CEO Glenys Thornton discusses high cost credit in Wales.
Read the guest blog by Cliff Prior from Big Society Capital.
Read Ceri Goddard’s blog post on her latest publication The Sky’s The Limit on the Big Society Capital website.
Happy International Women’s Day
How to better harness social innovation ideas and methods to advance gender equality—and vice versa