EVENT: on 26th June, 1.30-4.30, the ILG is hosting an event on Economic
Development, addressing the issue of barriers to enterprise.
Maxine Houston of PRG will be one of the speakers. More
is working with ILG and ANEC, representing the 12 local authorities in
the North East, to looking at the aggregated effects of welfare reform
and cuts on the regionís economy, what that means for the regionís
ability to adapt and how to respond
deliver vital services and generate jobs.
is publishing the second annual evaluation report of the O2/Telefonica Think Big programme,
which shows that small scale youth-led projects helps to build young
people's resilience at a time where prospects of employment are low.
PRG has completed
a study for the Rio Tinto Alcan Response Group and ILG to develop a
framework to capture wider social and economic impacts of the closure
of Northumberlandís largest public sector employer.
partnership with ORC International has won the contract to undertake an
economic evaluation of the governmentís Strategic Investment Fund.