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The UK Shared Prosperity Fund – local opportunities and challenges

The UK Shared Prosperity Fund – local opportunities and challenges

June 29, 2022

The new Shared Prosperity Fund aims to support the UK government’s commitment to levelling-up all parts of the country. What is distinctive about the Fund, and what the key opportunities, and the potential challenges for local places and partners as they look to develop their plans

Delivering sustainable new homes: opportunities and challenges

Delivering sustainable new homes: opportunities and challenges

February 25, 2022

The UK needs to build more new homes to meet the needs of a growing and ageing population, whilst minimising the environmental impacts of development. What are the opportunities and challenges in the delivery of sustainable new housing?

Finance for Innovation

Finance for Innovation

November 17, 2021

Innovation needs investment so that knowledge and ideas can be successfully identified, commercialised and exploited to support economic growth and address societal challenges. What is currently working well in the UK’s finance for innovation system, and how could it work better?

Realising the benefits of personalised care

Realising the benefits of personalised care

October 13, 2021

Personalised care is increasingly prominent in the UK’s health and social care landscape. What do we know about its benefits, and what are the issues that policy makers and service deliverers need to consider in designing and delivering personalised care approaches?

Supporting people into sustained employment

Supporting people into sustained employment

September 8, 2021

How can policy makers best support people into, or back into, sustained employment following a period of unemployment? This always matters, but is particularly important now given the uncertain prospects for the labour market as the UK economy looks to recover and rebuild following the disruption caused by the Covid pandemic.

Introduction

Introduction

August 19, 2021

An introduction to the new podcast from SQW

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