The Inclusive Growth Commission is an independent, impactful inquiry designed to understand and identify practical ways to make local economies across the UK more economically inclusive and prosperous.
In the context of devolution, successful social and economic development strategies, will deploy new powers at the local and city scale. To make plans successful, they must be distinct, connected to the identity of citizens ...
The RSA City Growth Commission was a 12 month enquiry into how cities can be empowered to shape and drive their economies.
- Fellow Project
The northern regions of the RSA Fellowship launched a project to explore the fate of market towns and the surrounding countryside in response to Northern Powerhouse proposals.
Social democracy isn't dead, it has just become more decentralised and people-led.
The RSA & Digitalme’s Cities of Learning programme has been recognised in their 2019 Collection as one of the most promising ideas in education. In this blog Rosie Clayton explains the Cities of Learning model, vision and ...
Mark Londesborough shares insights from his leg on the Food, Farming & Countryside Commission bike tour in North Wales
In celebration of the village carpenter who solved the greatest problem of his age and saved countless lives, help the community of Barrow-upon-Humber fundraise for a commemorative statue.
The displacement of people is a defining issue of this century. This report reviews the current nature of global displacement and reflects on some of the key debates in this area.
The final report of the RSA Inclusive Growth Commission sets out our framework and recommendations for achieving inclusive growth.
How do we make inclusive growth a reality? Our 'Putting principles into practice' guide explores the ways in which numerous places are starting to find ways to spread prosperity more widely.
Our third Power to Create paper explores the possibility of transforming a UK city into a city of learning. Taking the imagined city of Kensalfield as our subject, we offer 20 proposals to take at local and national level. ...
- Fellow Event
Monday 3rd December 2018 at 17:30
Anderson Strathern, Edinburgh
Following an enthusiastic response to the proposal to reactivate the RSA Edinburgh Area Network, planning is underway. A launch event is expected in January 2019; please look out for Save the Date information.
Monday 8th October 2018
Great Room Auditorium, RSA House
Sociologist and best-selling author Eric Klinenberg shows how social infrastructure holds the key to health, happiness, safety and healing our divided society.
Thursday 4th October 2018
Durham Street Auditorium, RSA House
Urban designer Don Carter explores routes to recovery and revitalisation for post-industrial cities and communities.
Monday 2nd July 2018
Great Room, RSA House
In his annual RSA Chief Executive’s Lecture Matthew Taylor makes a case for radical reform of our political and policymaking systems in the face of a growing crisis of liberal democracy.