Measuring What Matters in Northern Ireland Roundtable

June 16, 2014

Our Roundtable members include cross-party representatives, those from the third sector, academics, and local government representatives. The Roundtable also has the support of Finance Minister, Simon...

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Funded Pilot Scheme Looking for Future Food Growers

June 12, 2014

A new £30k pilot scheme aimed at encouraging enterprise in the food growing industry and providing people across the UK and Ireland with the opportunity to create a sustainable livelihood has been la...

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Carnegie Challenge funding for debates available

June 6, 2014

The Carnegie Challenge is a fund to enable partners to put on a high calibre debate. These debates should attract leading public policy thinkers and commentators to discuss wellbeing. While we don&rs...

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Our new programme to support innovation in public libraries is announced at CILIPS 2014

June 2, 2014

This morning our Chief Executive Martyn Evans announced at CILIPS 2014 that The Trust will continue to engage in the future of public libraries. Our new programme of work is called Carnegie Library L...

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First regional winner of TestTown 2014 announced

May 29, 2014

The town of Middlesbrough played host to the first TestTown competition of 2014. Four teams from across the UK came to Middlesbrough to trial a business idea in a pop-up festival in the town centre o...

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A Call to Action for the Common Good report launched

May 28, 2014

This new report sets out the belief that a more hopeful story of change, based on ‘common good’ principles, is needed to address many of the big challenges faced across the country. The report, ...

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Community projects across Scotland and Northern Ireland receive share of prize fund

May 19, 2014

• Carnegie UK Trust recognises community led efforts to  improve public spaces Following the launch of the first Carnegie Prize for Design and Wellbeing, the prize fund was raised from £11.5k ...

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The Enabling State at the OECD

April 30, 2014

Old top down models of public service delivery are being replaced with bottom up approaches.  Citizens and communities are being given more opportunities to shape their public services and to take gr...

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Grass roots news should receive Government support says Carnegie UK Trust

April 29, 2014

The Carnegie UK Trust believes that grass roots news websites should benefit from a share of the £250 million public funding support that is made available to local UK news organisations each year. ...

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Last chance for budding UK entrepreneurs to win business start-up funding

April 15, 2014

Budding entrepreneurs across the country have just one day left to enter into a nationwide competition to help make their business idea a reality and qualify for a place in a national final with...

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