Projects we are funding
Innovative ideas and practical projects we are funding, in order to shape a future economy that works for all.
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 ...
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...
New Economics Foundation – core funding
Core funding to support policy making and debate about the central concepts of a new economy
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...
Community Energy is vital for a fair transition to a low carbon economy but projects are hampered by a lack of engagement from the investment community
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
New Economics Foundation – Empowering post carbon communities
A plan for the transition to a new energy system must include and involve those communities most affected in its design
Centre for Local Economic Studies – Core funding
Core funding for an organisation at the heart of many debates around local level economic changes
Sustain – the alliance for better food and farming – Food systems for 1.5 degrees
Tackling the financial drivers behind the food system is the only way we will truly move towards a system that can support the 1.5 degrees climate targets
Manchester Metropolitan University – Teaching economic policy institutions
A campaign to change the way important economic policy institutions are taught in higher education
The Landworkers’ Alliance – Developing farmer led innovation and skills for direct sales
This project aims to improve the capacity, reach and uptake of direct-to-customer and short supply chain sales models in local food
CORE Economics Education – Scaling up the CORE offer for an expanded community of researchers, learners and teachers
Core funding for an organisation that is working within academic institutions to change economics education