Press Releases

The Young Foundation reveals a new way to reimagine our economy through a trailblazing model of economic and social equality.

Date: 5 April 2017

Date: 5 April 2017

Young Foundation research launched on 5th April on the Mondragon Corporation reveals a large global business owned by its workers delivering economic and social equality by combining success in the marketplace with social benefit. Mondragon, the world’s largest worker-led cooperatives association with annual revenues of over €12 billion (equivalent to those of Kellogg’s and Visa),… → Read More

DESIGNED TO MOVE – Lord Coe and Paula Radcliffe join call to address physical inactivity in the UK

Date: 24 April 2013

Date: 24 April 2013

Kate Hoey MP is today (Wednesday 24 April) hosting a parliamentary reception to address how physical inactivity is threatening the social and economic prosperity of the UK. The event will feature Lord Sebastian Coe, Paula Radcliffe and Designed to Move Champions including The Young Foundation. The Young Foundation is a Designed to Move Champion and… → Read More

New Move It report outlines plan to get ‘most inactive generation in history’ moving

Date: 28 September 2012

Date: 28 September 2012

A report published today, written by the Young Foundation and commissioned by NIKE, Inc., summarizes the current state of physical inactivity in the UK and outlines a four-point plan to start to turn things around. The costs and consequences of having the most inactive generation in history are not sustainable. The research indicates it costs… → Read More

Better Recognition and Support Required for Stronger Communities

Date: 18 October 2016

Date: 18 October 2016

Communities across Wales want greater recognition of how groups, individuals and local organisations are providing essential support and services that are being lost elsewhere according to research carried out by the Young Foundation.