Topic: Vulnerable communities

Why those who are immunocompromised need psychological support now more than ever

Why those who are immunocompromised need psychological support now more than ever

As many across the UK return to a maskless pre-pandemic way of life, there remain people who will never be ...
Rapid Evidence Review: Basic income experiments in OECD countries

Rapid Evidence Review: Basic income experiments in OECD countries

This report provides an experimental design tool-kit for policymakers by drawing on past experiences of governments in OECD countries ...

RESEARCH NOTES

What more can be done to harness the full powers of social capital? Notes from IPPO’s roundtable

What more can be done to harness the full powers of social capital? Notes from IPPO’s roundtable

Around the world, social capital can be seen to have affected the course of the pandemic. Our recent event highlighted ...
COVID-19 has amplified the crisis that was already facing young people. After all they have sacrificed, their futures must not be ignored

COVID-19 has amplified the crisis that was already facing young people. After all they have sacrificed, their futures must not be ignored

There is a risk that the struggles of ‘Generation Covid’ will be blamed solely – and wrongly – on the ...
‘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 ...
‘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 ...
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 ...