Projects we are funding
Innovative ideas and practical projects we are funding, in order to shape a future economy that works for all.
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
London School of Economics – Implementing the UK investor roadmap for a just transition
Students organising for sustainability UK – students supporting universities to deliver public good through their endowments
A campaign to pressure Universities into actively doing good with their financial resources
Behavioural Insights Team (BIT) – Behavioural insights and market design: a wider toolkit to tackle inequality
Markets are powerful but don’t always deliver the best outcomes for society as a whole, nor distribute outcomes equitably. Taking a behavioural insights approach to economic poli...
Tax Justice UK – Shaping the public narrative on the need for a fairer tax system
A series of planned campaigning messages for a more progressive tax system, for use by a range of partners, filling an important communications gap at a time when tax is high on th...
Green Alliance – Making climate emergency plans a reality
An exploration of how local authorities can and should be supported to make real on their desire to act on declared climate emergencies
Economy – core funding
Core support for increasing public education on economics, to make it a topic that we can all understand
Scaling people powered finance to build resilient communities (core funding)
The Economic Change Unit – a strategic platform to accelerate economic systems change
ISRS of UCL – Bringing Realism to the Economics of Climate Change
Economic models dominate humanity’s response to climate change but omit the role of energy: the primary cause of climate damage. Complex dynamic models are needed to capture thes...
Medact – Advocating for a Health-Centred Economic and Political System
The UK is one of the most unequal countries in Europe. This is reflected in the lived experience of individuals and marginalised communities. Healthcare workers are some of the fir...
The Young Foundation – Centre for community studies
The establishment of a centre for truly community defined research on issues of social justice
Tax Justice Network – A global asset register – UK pilot study
Exploring the possibility of creating a full asset register for the UK, tracing where all significant forms of wealth come from