Digital access update: finding a way ahead

May 15, 2020

By Georgina Bowyer, Policy and Development Officer, Carnegie UK Trust

Rapid response underway The Carnegie UK Trust works to improve personal, community and societal wellbeing. Many of the issues that we work on, and the partners and groups who we work with, are d...

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Work and wellbeing in times of crisis

May 4, 2020

by Gail Irvine, Senior Policy and Development Officer, Carnegie UK Trust

The Carnegie UK Trust works to improve personal, community and societal wellbeing. Many of the issues that we work on, and the partners and groups who we work with, are deeply affected by the impact ...

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Regulation, misinformation and COVID19

April 30, 2020

by William Perrin, Trustee, Carnegie UK Trust

As we all pull together to combat COVID19, social media companies deserve some praise for their attempts to reverse the malign effects of some of their products and for stepping up to help national CO...

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Treasure, time, trust and thought to be Talk of the Town

April 30, 2020

by Lauren Pennycook, Senior Policy and Development Officer, Carnegie UK Trust

On #NationalTellAStoryDay earlier this week, social media users took the opportunity to highlight their favourite books from around the world. From Great Expectations to The Gruffalo, stories were cre...

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The importance of wellbeing

April 29, 2020

by Sarah Davidson, CEO, Carnegie UK Trust

This blog was first published on Reform Scotland . It feels almost unimaginable now, 4 weeks into lock-down, but on March 9 I travelled to Paris to spend the day at the Organisation for Economic...

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Community Planning During COVID-19

April 23, 2020

by Lauren Pennycook, Senior Policy and Development Officer, Carnegie UK Trust

COVID-19 and Wellbeing Blogs: The Carnegie UK Trust works to improve personal, community and societal wellbeing. Many of the issues that we work on, and the partners and groups who we work with, are ...

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Collaborating for community and societal wellbeing

April 21, 2020

by Pippa Coutts, Policy and Development Manager, Carnegie UK Trust

COVID-19 and Wellbeing Blogs: The Carnegie UK Trust works to improve personal, community and societal wellbeing. Many of the issues that we work on, and the partners and groups who we work with, are ...

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A short reflection on being a Carnegie Partner

April 20, 2020

by Maria Reguera, Carnegie Partner, Vision Redbridge Culture & Leisure

It seems that it was just yesterday that I met all the Cohort 3 partners for the Carnegie UK Trust’s Library Lab programme for the first time. A trip to Manchester in June 2018 allowed us to put fac...

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Wellbeing at the centre of Scotland’s progress

April 14, 2020

by Kate Forbes, Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Scottish Government

To coincide with the 10 year anniversary of the publication of the Report by the Commission on the Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress, the Carnegie UK Trust is publishing a serie...

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Talk of the Town – Treorchy

April 8, 2020

by Caroline O’Neill, Strategic Arts and Culture Manager, Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council

What is a Town?  According to the Cambridge Dictionary, it is “a place where people live and work, containing many houses, shops, places of work, places of entertainment”.  According to the peop...

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