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Ecorys was recently awarded the contract to provide event communications for the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking. Shift2Rail is a new public-private partnership which will help coordinate research activities and drive innovation in the rail sector at EU level, as well as increasing the capacity,...
1 month 3 days ago
Ecorys has finalised its Year One report for the implementation phase of our work in support of Liberia’s Customs Department, which began in July 2016. The European Commission Funded project is committed to providing Long Term Technical Assistance to the Liberia Revenue Authority Customs Department...
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Ecorys recently completed a three-year meta-evaluation of the Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places (CPP) programme. This provides investment to parts of the country where people’s involvement in the arts is significantly below the national average, with the aim to increase the...
1 month 1 week ago
The first peer-reviewed paper from the ‘A Better Start’ (ABS) evaluation has been published. Ecorys UK is part of the consortium evaluating this early intervention programme, which intends to improve outcomes during pregnancy and the first few years of a child’s life. The study plan, published in...
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Ecorys UK Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser, Amy Weaving, recently travelled to the Solomon Islands for a three-week short-term mission to the Solomon Islands, in support of her previous six week visit last September. Amy undertook the role of Monitoring & Evaluation Non Key Expert as part of...
1 month 2 weeks ago
Ecorys, a leading international research & consultancy company, has been shortlisted for several prestigious awards in the communications and marketing industry. Ecorys UK has been nominated for two award categories in the UK Public Sector Communications Awards - Public Spirited Agency of the...
1 month 2 weeks ago
Today marks the fifth International Day of Charity. The 5th September commemorates the anniversary of Mother Theresa’s death, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 for work undertaken in the struggle to overcome poverty and distress. The UN General Assembly officially declared this day of...
1 month 3 weeks ago
Ecorys proudly announces that from August 1 2017 Darren Jackson will take over as Managing Director of Ecorys UK. Darren joined Ecorys in 2006 to establish the International Development Unit (IDU) in London. Darren will continue to lead IDU in addition to his new position.  
2 months 1 week ago
Ecorys UK Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser, Kate Roche recently visited Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to support the ‘Quality Education Strategic Support Programme’ (QESSP). QESSP is a £10m GBP, four year Department for International Development (DFID) funded capacity development programme, with a special...
2 months 2 weeks ago
The Department for Education (DfE) has published research by Ecorys UK into secondary school extended activities. The research highlighted three main areas for improvement in relation to out-of-normal timetable activities: a) access to information, advice and evidence; b) capacity building and...

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