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Publication Report Society & migration IPPR
Topic: Society & migration

The state of pay: Demystifying the gender pay gap

The UK has a gender pay gap: within industries, within occupations, and within organisations, women tend to earn less per hour than men. A small proportion of this gap may be the result of unequal...

Publication Report Jobs & skills Society & migration Equality IPPR

Addressing the challenge: Scotland's ageing population

Recent statistics confirm what we've known for some time. Scotland is getting older.  From this year, the number of deaths in Scotland are projected to outnumber births for decades to come....

Blog post Expert comment Society & migration Older people IPPR Scotland

A Renewed Approach to Civil Society?

A new year traditionally offers the chance for radical renewal and a change of approach. But, as the Prime Minister’s botched reshuffle shows, the status quo can be surprisingly hard to shift....

Blog post Expert comment Society & migration IPPR North

Civil society support in the north of England

The north of England has a rich and vibrant civil society. Civil society in the North exists in the shape that it does today, in part, because of a diverse ecosystem of organisations, funders and...

Publication Report Society & migration Third Sector IPPR North

Right To Home? Rethinking homelessness in rural communities

Idyllic images of rolling hills, countryside pursuits and village life mask can significant experiences of inequality and deprivation to which rural communities are vulnerable. Homelessness,tradition...

Publication Report Society & migration Homelessness