CRESR

Community cohesion and migration

How to create resilient neighbourhoods

What can be done to protect communities against the full force of the economic downturn, public sector retrenchment and cuts in benefits and tax credits? What can agencies with shrinking budgets do to support communities under pressure? Is the solution to promote community resilience? 

Policy-makers are certainly drawn to the idea that the risks and challenges of modern life can be addressed through the reinvigoration of community. But can greater resilience help communities beat the odds and overcome adversity? And if this is the case, how can greater resilience be nurtured?

Neighbourhood Resilience in Sheffield: Getting By in Hard Times (PDF 856 KB)

Author: 
Deborah Platts-Fowler and David Robinson
Published date: 
10/05/2013 (All day)

An Evaluation of Getting on Together: The Community Cohesion Strategy for Wales (PDF 811.61 KB)

Author: 
David Robinson, Kesia Reeve, Deborah Platts-Fowler Steve Green, Aimee Walshaw, Elaine Batty and Nadia Bashir with Sioned Pearce and Will Eadson
Published date: 
30/04/2013 (All day)
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