July 2016

2 years 2 months ago
Ecorys working with University of East Anglia (UEA) led a programme of research to evaluate the impact of the national Walking for Health programme. Methods used in the evaluation included a longitudinal telephone survey conducted with new walkers who were then followed up four and eight months...
2 years 2 months ago
On the 2nd and 3rd of June, 2016, Ecorys organised a European conference on the EU-wide network of actors involved in the Fund for the European Aid to the Most Deprived (FEAD) on behalf of the European Commission. Almost 200 delegates from across the EU attended the event held at Hotel Bloom in...
2 years 2 months ago
Ecorys UK has been commissioned by Auriga Services, Severn Trent Trust Fund, United Utilities Trust Fund and Thames Water Trust Fund to measure the impact of three water companies’ trusts and assistance schemes. The study will encompass the activities of the Severn Trent Trust Fund, United...
2 years 3 months ago
Ecorys UK has been commissioned by the European Commission to research policy measures to support, develop and incentivise teacher quality. The purpose of this assignment – conducted by EIESP and Ecorys UK – is to gather evidence on policy measures aiming at increasing students' learning outcomes...
2 years 3 months ago
The European Commission has published Ecorys UK’s report on the impact of information and communication technologies (ICT) on job quality. Looking at the evidence from 12 specific types of non-office jobs, the report found that the use of digital technologies is beginning to have a profound effect...
2 years 3 months ago
The publication of the end of year 2 report marks an important stage for the programme and the 21 local CPP projects. After a period of significant planning and development the evidence shows that the programme is succeeding in its overall aim to engage and inspire more people from places of least...