Fairness Commissions from Shetland to Southampton: the Role of Fairness Commissions in the Enabling State

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Author: Carnegie UK Trust

Year: 2017

ISBN: 9781909447684

Over the past six years, Fairness Commissions have been established in localities across Great Britain to examine and develop approaches designed to tackle poverty and inequality in their communities. This report, arising from a round table discussion with Fairness Commission and policy representatives from around the UK, reflects on Fairness Commissions as a model for social change at a local level, and asks how they might support greater civic wellbeing in a more enabling state.


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