We need to shout louder: local government and Brexit

July 19, 2017

Where is the voice of local government in the Brexit debate? You’d have to look pretty hard to find it, says Janet Sillett of LGiU.…

Viewpoint: The relationship between young people’s use of social media and their well-being

July 17, 2017

The Education Policy Institute [EPI] has recently been analysing the evidence on how young people’s use of social media sites, such as Instagram and Snapchat,…

Five years to make local government work for women

July 14, 2017

This week saw the publication of LGiU’s report with the Fawcett Society on whether English and Welsh local government is working for women – the…


Swift Read: Smart Cities Data Cluster

July 27, 2017

Through data integration, data analytics, data science, and open data local authorities and their partners can explore new solutions and ways of working to achieve the change needed for cities to become Smart.

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