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1 month 2 weeks ago
Two economic studies by Ecorys have demonstrated the benefits of supporting young carers. A study into Sheffield Young Carers demonstrated the positive impact of their support to young carers in one year equated to between £1.42 and £1.90. This means that, for every £1 invested into the service, £1...
2 months 2 weeks ago
The Civil Society Environment Fund, Phase 2 (CSEF2) is a capacity building and environmental grant fund managed by PMTC Ltd and Ecorys on behalf of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland. The Fund is supporting civil society organisations (CSO’s) in the Environment and Natural Resource sector, with...
2 months 2 weeks ago
A Social Return on Investment (SROI) study conducted by Ecorys has found that the impact of water companies’ trust and assistance schemes on vulnerable customers was “clearly substantial”. The study estimated that, for every £1 invested into the schemes, £3.06 of benefits was generated. If debt...
5 months 3 days ago
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,...
5 months 6 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...
5 months 1 week ago
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...
5 months 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...
5 months 1 week ago
Historic England has published a survey conducted by Ecorys UK that reveals the extent of commercial activity at historic residential properties across England. The project contributes to Heritage Counts 2017, the annual state of the historic environment report. The survey of residential listed...
5 months 2 weeks ago
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...
5 months 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...

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