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Our carers deserve to be rewarded - Russell Gunson

This article was first published in The Herald on Tuesday 28th April 2020 The 8pm the ‘clap for carers’ has become a highlight in my house in these dark coronavirus dominated days. The...

Blog post Expert comment Public services Coronavirus response IPPR Scotland

#CareFitForCarers: Parity for Social Care

Social care is integral to our Covid-19 response. It is responsible for protecting and providing for some of the most vulnerable in our society. It is absolutely central to the government’s shielding...

Blog post Long read Public services Coronavirus response Better Health and Care IPPR

Migrant workers and coronavirus: risks and responses

In this short briefing, we set out the economic risks for migrant workers posed by the current Coronavirus crisis and propose a number of urgent measures in response, in order to provide a social...

Blog post Expert comment Society & migration Coronavirus response IPPR

Budget 2020: Level up the economy, step up to the environmental crisis

Rishi Sunak faces one of the most difficult budgets in living memory. The country faces its lowest economic growth rate in a decade, further exacerbated by the expected disruption caused by the...

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Level playing field – IPPR Brexit briefing

Last updated  08/06/2020 With the deadline for extending the transition period approaching, the negotiations between the UK and the EU on their post-Brexit relationship are entering a critical...

Blog post Expert comment Power & politics Society & migration IPPR


This analysis of was handed out at our event  Economic Justice in the South East.  The event was part of  a UK-wide series of public meetings held by the IPPR Centre for Economic Justice . House...

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10 Key Facts about Apprenticeships

An apprenticeship is a paid job with training  Apprenticeships are for people of all ages – not just school leavers or young people, although they are a crucial route into work for this group ...

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