Posts Tagged ‘Education and skills’

Rural Reference Bulletin No. 4 November 2009

posted by CRC | 9 December 2009 at 10:21 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This document is available as a download only

Our 4th Rural Reference Bulletin focuses on Market towns, Rural financial inclusion, What is rural-proofing and Rural schools

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Delivering employment and skills programmes to vulnerable groups in rural England

posted by CRC | 15 October 2009 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

Roger Turner, head of our Rural Economies programme, is speaking at today’s ‘Re-Skilling for Recovery in your Region’ Conference about making welfare work for rural England. He’ll be drawing on our new research ‘Delivering national employment and skills programmes to vulnerable groups in rural England: Needs, barriers and solutions’ .

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Delivering national employment and skills programmes to vulnerable groups in rural England

posted by CRC | 13 October 2009 at 2:59 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This report examines the delivery of a selection of national employment and skills initiatives to vulnerable groups in rural areas of England.

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Re-Skilling for Recovery in your Region Conference

posted by CRC | 8 October 2009 at 4:06 am | 1 comment | from the category: Events

Roger Turner, head of our Rural Economies programme, will be speaking at the ‘Re-Skilling for Recovery in your Region’ Conference about making welfare work for rural England.

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Rural Economies Investment Summit – have you booked your place?

posted by CRC | 11 August 2009 at 5:38 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

With a month to go before our ‘Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment’ summit in Rugby on 11 September, speakers from national, regional and local levels are lined up to describe their experiences and plans for investing in businesses, employees, and places across the rural Midlands.

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Our latest recession report to the Secretary of State: Rural Labour Markets

posted by CRC | 22 June 2009 at 5:28 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We’ve submitted the 7th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the rural impacts of the recession.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 8

posted by CRC | 22 June 2009 at 5:17 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 8th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the May 2009 period.

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Digital Britain: A next generation of digital opportunity for rural communities?

posted by CRC | 17 June 2009 at 9:49 am | Comments Off | from the category: Broadband and Digital Inclusion, News

We recognise how important broadband is for people living and working in rural communities and are keen to ensure rural areas are not excluded from the economic, social and cultural opportunities provided by broadband connectivity.

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Join our Rural Economies team and help us represent rural businesses and communities

posted by CRC | 30 March 2009 at 7:28 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We’re looking for a Research Assistant to help support our Rural Economies team. Approachable, analytical and keen, you’ll assist with individual projects and studies

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Our latest recession report to the Secretary of State: Employment and the rural labour market

posted by CRC | 27 February 2009 at 12:27 pm | 1 comment | from the category: News

We’ve submitted the 4th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the rural impacts of the recession. Our briefings help inform his contribution to the National Economic Council, which meets weekly to consider impacts of the recession and recovery measures.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 5

posted by CRC | 27 February 2009 at 11:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 5th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the February 2009 period.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation – Presentations

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 9:42 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This document includes all the presentations from our recent Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation summit.

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We want your views and experiences for our inquiry into the future for England’s upland communities

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

We calling for your evidence to help inform our wide-ranging inquiry into he future for England’s upland communities

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Working in 21st Century Rural England: A Scoping Study

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 3:46 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This scoping study was commissioned to inform our Working in 21st Century Rural England project ,and to help identify the rural groups that find it most difficult to move into, remain and progress in employment and describe and to evaluate their current pathways into work.

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Government responds to Rural Advocate’s report on releasing the economic potential of rural areas

posted by CRC | 9 February 2009 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

Hilary Benn, the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, has delivered the Government’s response to the report by Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate on ‘England’s rural areas: steps to releasing their economic potential’.

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Releasing the innovative potential of rural economies

posted by CRC | 5 February 2009 at 9:35 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Our joint event with The Northern Way and the northern RDAs is focusing on how innovation in rural areas can be encouraged to help drive stronger rural economies.

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Working in 21st Century Rural England

posted by CRC | 4 February 2009 at 12:44 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Our work

We’re working on a project assessing how far Government employment and skills programmes meet the needs of vulnerable rural residents in helping them into work, remain in work and progress in work.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 4

posted by CRC | 26 January 2009 at 4:35 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 4th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the January 2009 period.

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Continuing our reporting on the recession for rural England

posted by CRC | 23 December 2008 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | from the category: News

We’ve submitted the second of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the rural impacts of the recession.

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Rural Advocate Visit to High Peak: Summary of the Visit on the Impacts of the Credit Crunch

posted by CRC | 3 December 2008 at 3:23 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Summary of the visit by Stuart Burgess, our chair and the Government’s Rural Advocate, to the High Peak district of Derbyshire.

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