• Blog Post

    An update on our place-based work

    Northumbria University Learning Synthesis Report Northumbria University has produced a Learning Synthesis from their findings on the Place Action Inquiry drawing on data collected over the last 2 years. The content of the report acts as a...

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  • News Story

    Climate breakdown: raising the bar for company directors

    We co-signed a submission by ShareAction - one of our grantees - calling for a more ambitious use of shareholder voting powers to drive action on climate change at companies. The submission responds to a consultation by Institutional...

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  • Blog Post

    Black People are tired of explaining racism – it’s affecting our mental health

    When the Office of National Statistic broke the news that Black people are more than four times more likely to die from Covid-19 than white people, it confirmed what Black communities always suspected - that Covid-19 would compound the stresses...

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  • Blog Post

    Why we need to tell different stories

    We commissioned ‘Telling a Different Story’ to create a more in-depth, collective understanding of how, and why the media currently reports on severe and multiple disadvantage (SMD) in the way that it does. Partly because we believe the media...

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  • Blog Post

    Reflections on trust and systems change

    Part of Lankelly Chase’s Action Inquiry on ‘place’ has involved funding associates to work with local actors to embed the 9 System Behaviours. This piece is a synthesis of our experiences in the action inquiry as they relate to those...

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  • Publication

    Place Action Inquiry, our learning to date

    This report provides an overview of what we’ve learnt so far in relation to the Place action inquiry 'how do we support places to build the system behaviours?' It also includes reflections on each of the four sub-questions that guide the...

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  • Blog Post

    Place based working – what have we learned so far?

    Eighteen months ago we set out to work alongside a few partners in places to explore how we can support people and institutions nurture the conditions for change to flourish locally.  This followed 18 months of seeking advice and input from as...

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  • Project Summary

    Leeds GATE

    Asset-based community development work to improve the quality of life for Gypsy and Traveller people in West Yorkshire.

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  • Publication

    Historical review of place based approaches

    Historical Review of Place Based Approaches

    This report presents the findings from an historical review of place based approaches to change. The aim of this research was originally to help inform our thinking about the role Lankelly Chase could, and should play as a national foundation...

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  • News Story

    Lankelly Chase at Marmalade

    This week, some of the Lankelly Chase team and many of our partners will be upping sticks and heading to Oxford to take part in Marmalade - an informal and open access festival celebrating social change, hosted by our friends at Arts at the Old...

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