Stepping into Leadership – online resources for leadership in libraries launched

April 20, 2020

Over the past few weeks, those working in our public libraries have demonstrated their expertise, creativity, and commitment to serving their communities. The sector is also playing a vital role in in...

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New research shows two in three workers support further increases in the minimum wage

March 31, 2020

Ahead of the increase in the minimum wage tomorrow, new research shows overwhelming support for further increases in order to tackle low pay. The report , based on a large-scale representative sur...

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Sheffield Hallam University wins bid to host UPP Foundation’s Civic University Network

March 27, 2020

• Sheffield Hallam University has won UPP Foundation’s competition to choose the host of the Civic University Network, working with strategic partners that include the National Coordinating Centre...

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COVID-19: Carnegie UK Trust response

March 18, 2020

COVID19 is an exceptional event that is having a major and rapidly accelerating impact on families and communities across the UK. We understand that it also has significant implications for Carnegie U...

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Carnegie UK Trust awarded funding to explore open data storytelling in Northern Ireland

March 3, 2020

The Carnegie UK Trust has today announced that it has been awarded funding from the OpenDataNI Innovation and Outreach Fund to develop the story of the three areas covered by its Embedding Wellbeing i...

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BAME millennials at greater risk of being in unstable employment

March 2, 2020

Millennials from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds are 47% more likely to be on a zero-hours contract, and have 10% greater odds of working a second job, compared to their White peer...

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Green and blue spaces valued at £1 billion for wellbeing over the course of a decade in Derry and Strabane

February 26, 2020

Research funded by the Carnegie UK Trust has found that green and blue infrastructure owned by Derry City and Strabane District Council (DCSDC) will provide £1 billion in benefits designed to improve...

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Trust launches initiative to encourage kindness in public libraries across Scotland

February 20, 2020

Today (Thursday 20 th February) the Carnegie UK Trust has launched an initiative that invites public libraries across Scotland to participate in a conversation about kindness. Creating Space for Ki...

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Longlists for 2020 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals Announced

February 20, 2020

Today (Thursday 20 th February 2020), the longlists for the prestigious CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals, the UK’s oldest book awards for children and young people, are revealed. Celebra...

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Carnegie UK Trust responds to the publication of the Government response to the Online Harms White Paper

February 12, 2020

The UK Government has today confirmed, in its response to the consultation on the Online Harms White Paper , that it will proceed with a statutory duty of care regime with OFCOM as the regulator. Thi...

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