Topic: Vulnerable communities

How can cities tackle youth unemployment in their COVID recovery plans? Ideas and fresh challenges emerging from our roundtable

How can cities tackle youth unemployment in their COVID recovery plans? Ideas and fresh challenges emerging from our roundtable

IPPO's event with Youth Futures Foundation brought together city-level policymakers and youth employment experts from all over the UK to ...
‘Forgotten’ and unsupported: the experiences of informal carers in Northern Ireland during COVID-19

‘Forgotten’ and unsupported: the experiences of informal carers in Northern Ireland during COVID-19

How have unpaid family carers been affected during the pandemic – in terms of their finances, work prospects and mental ...

RESEARCH NOTES

‘Competition for jobs is increasing’: a young person’s view of work prospects before and during COVID-19 

‘Competition for jobs is increasing’: a young person’s view of work prospects before and during COVID-19 

Lauren Aird, a member of Youth Futures Foundation’s Future Voices Group, offers her perspectives on the employment challenges facing young ...
What notable policy initiatives have cities used to tackle youth unemployment during the pandemic?

What notable policy initiatives have cities used to tackle youth unemployment during the pandemic?

Ahead of IPPO's event with Youth Futures Foundation on cities’ youth employment recovery strategies, here is a global scan of ...
The impact of COVID-19 on youth unemployment in the UK: key regional differences and long-term trends

The impact of COVID-19 on youth unemployment in the UK: key regional differences and long-term trends

Ahead of our expert roundtable looking at how UK cities should tackle youth unemployment in their COVID recovery plans, this ...
Social capital: what roles has it played during COVID-19, and how can it be harnessed for recovery?

Social capital: what roles has it played during COVID-19, and how can it be harnessed for recovery?

IPPO is pulling together evidence and expertise on the importance of social capital to pandemic recovery strategies – from levels ...
The geographical complexities of COVID-19: Why are different places showing different rates of recovery?

The geographical complexities of COVID-19: Why are different places showing different rates of recovery?

The pandemic has highlighted the UK's different economy types as well as its diverse levels of socioeconomic deprivation. But how ...