Current Policy Challenges

This is a brief overview of the work currently in progress at Insights North East. Our completed work can be found on the blog page or reports and resources page.

Rapid Response

  • HAF (Holiday Activities Food Programme)
    Policy partner: Gateshead Council
  • Green Living, Real Solutions: Transforming Habits for a Sustainable Future
    Policy partner: South Tyneside, Newcastle City Council, Northumberland Council and NTCA
  • Green Table Talks: Academia and Community Solutions for South Tyneside’s Food Sustainability
    Policy partner: South Tyneside Council
  • Review of NTCA cross-cutting themes
    Policy partner: NTCA
  • Green Behaviour: Catalysing Net Zero Actions in the North East
    Policy partner: South Tyneside, Newcastle City Council, Northumberland Council and NTCA
  • Retrofitting Revolution: Overcoming Barriers to Cooperation in the North East
    Policy partner: Newcastle City Council and Northumberland Council
  • Cultivating Change: Paving the Way for Sustainable Food Systems in the North East
    Policy partner: South Tyneside Council

 

Deep Dive

  • Inclusive Innovation Outcomes
    Policy partner: Newcastle City Council
  • Evidencing needs and priorities for North East community development organisations
    Policy partner: Durham Miners Association
  • Edinburgh – Newcastle Innovation / Growth Corridor
    Policy partner: NTCA and Scottish Office
  • Recommendations for NEMCA on Pathways to Net Zero
    Policy partner: NEMCA
  • Public sector reform to better support people with multiple complex needs
    Policy partner: NEMCA and South Tyneside Council
  • New investment opportunities
    Policy partner: Newcastle City Council
  • Citizen’s view of the role of devolution in the North East
  • Exploring possible policy interventions on public health reform to support development of the radical prevention fund
    Policy partner: NTCA and NEMCA

Long-term Change

  • Foresight seminar series