Hive Minds: A series of peer research talks and debates
Join our free online webinars to explore current news and views in participatory research. Watch this space for details of our next event.
Embracing the spirit of our founder, Michael Young, our five-year strategy, The Power of Participation, shares our vision to redesign the social contract between people, communities, state and business and shape a fairer, greener future.
A historical perspective: Michael Young’s legacy and the history of the Institute for Community StudiesPublication 29 November 2023
Marking 70 years since the Institute for Community Studies’ inception, Holly Smith outlines it’s profound impact on the welfare state and political thinking.
We launch our new five-year strategy at a time of great challenge and division, says our CEO, Helen Goulden – and everyone in the UK should experience the power of participation to affect meaningful change
Discontent can be a powerful force for good, if we choose to participate in generating new solutions, says Helen Goulden.
The Young Foundation Trustee, Mike Omoniyi, explains what being ‘Forever Young’ means to him.
Our Trustee Kate Hainsworth shares what the spirit of Michael Young means to her.
Drawing on East Birmingham residents’ lived experiences, this report offers policy recommendations for healthy food systems.