September 2017

1 year 3 months ago
The summer of 2017 is likely to be remembered as a significant landmark in the development of women’s sport. The Uefa European Championship, Cricket World Cup and Rugby World Cup were all held within a few months providing women’s team sports with an opportunity to shine. The success of the...
1 year 4 months 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,...
1 year 4 months 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...
1 year 4 months 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...
1 year 4 months 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...
1 year 4 months 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...
1 year 4 months 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...
1 year 4 months 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 year 4 months 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...