Projects we are funding
Innovative ideas and practical projects we are funding, in order to shape a future economy that works for all.
Arkbound Foundation – COP26 systems change not climate collapse
A contribution towards the costs of creating a book to highlight marginalised voices in the climate debate and showcase alternative economic strategies to cope with the climate cri...
Decolonising Economics – Developing BPOC leadership in the solidarity economy
Our economic and financial system works through extraction from minoritised communities, and until recently has gone relatively unquestioned by mainstream economics. A just transit...
Rethinking Economics – Core funding
Core support for a student-led movement for economics curriculum change in higher education
Wessex community assets: Raise the roof
An innovative community led sustainable housing project in Dorset
Community Action Groups Oxfordshire – Building community wealth in Oxford: top down meets bottom up
A practical approach to delivering community wealth building approaches focusing on inequalities in Oxford
Common Wealth – Just capital: rewiring asset management to drive systemic change
Exploring the rising power of the asset management industry and how to reform this to deliver a better economic system
Barrow Cadbury Trust – Fair by design
Support for the campaign to design out the poverty premium
ShareAction – Core Funding
The power of the global financial sector to drive or to stymy sustainable human development is second-to-none. Yet although the financial system fuelling the real economy, it stand...
Women’s Budget Group with the Women’s Environmental Network – Developing a Feminist Green New Deal
Climate crisis necessitates urgent action to transform our economy and society. Yet, although climate change will impact on everyone on the planet, it is women who will experience ...
New Economics Foundation – core funding
Core funding to support policy making and debate about the central concepts of a new economy
Muslim Women’s Council – Think and Do Tank
An exploration of the voice and lived experience of Muslim women in Bradford in encountering the current economic system, leading to ideas for a better system in which they can ful...
Forum for the Future – Local fair transition challenge
An examination of the needs of communities and society as our economy begins some radical transformations to meet urgent climate targets
Trade Justice Movement – Building a UK movement for trade deals that support climate goals
Trade is an important part of UK industrial strategy and can benefit ordinary people. It allows us to access things that are not available in the UK, including food, medicines and ...
Wellbeing Economy Alliance (Scotland) – Wellbeing Economy Allies Network
The coronavirus crisis has made the need to transform the economy more urgent. The desire to explore and create a wellbeing economy in Scotland is clear and presents a window of op...