Projects we are funding
Innovative ideas and practical projects we are funding, in order to shape a future economy that works for all.
Economy – core funding
Core support for increasing public education on economics, to make it a topic that we can all understand
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...
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
Barrow Cadbury Trust – Fair by design
Support for the campaign to design out the poverty premium
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
Institute for Welsh Affairs – core funding
Core funding for a leading Welsh think tank for their work supporting a successful, clean, green and fair economy for Wales
Centre for Local Economic Studies – Core funding
Core funding for an organisation at the heart of many debates around local level economic changes
University of Birmingham (CHASM) – Monitoring financial inclusion
An annual monitoring report on the state of financial inclusion in the UK
Greater Manchester energy enpowerment and low carbon retrofit communities: Carbon Co-op
The UK needs to drastically improve the energy efficiency of current housing stock. Communities can make this happen faster and enable greater local economic resilience by closing ...