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Civil Unrest: Lessons for the Big Society from international peacebuilding

ResPublica fringe event at Conservative Conference 2011

04 October 2011 17:00 - 18:15
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Leading by a Silver Standard: Older People in the Big Society

ResPublica fringe event at Conservative Conference 2011

04 October 2011 12:30 - 13:45
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Civic Limits: How much more involved can people get? (Interactive workshop)

ResPublica interactive workshop at Conservative Conference 2011

04 October 2011 10:30 - 11:45
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The Next Generation: How can the UK meet its climate change commitments and keep the lights on through Electricity Market Reform?

ResPublica fringe event at Conservative Conference 2011

03 October 2011 20:00 - 21:15
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Investing, Innovating, Instructing: Whose responsibility is skilling-up Britain?

ResPublica fringe event at Conservative Conference 2011

03 October 2011 18:30 - 19:45
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Affording Pensions and Healthcare: Can Europe defuse the demographic time-bomb?

ResPublica fringe event at Conservative Conference 2011

03 October 2011 17:00 - 18:15
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NOT a jobless recovery? Matching skills to the needs of local economies

ResPublica fringe event at Conservative Conference 2011

03 October 2011 12:30 - 13:45
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Is there such a thing as society? New approaches to community

ResPublica/ CentreForum/ Fabian Society debate at Conservative Conference 2011

02 October 2011 20:00 - 21:15
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Beyond the Bill: Next steps for urban localism

ResPublica fringe event at Conservative Conference 2011

02 October 2011 18:30 - 19:45
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Has the ‘Big Society’ missed a trick? Lessons for community from international peacebuilding

ResPublica fringe event at Labour Conference 2011

27 September 2011 20:00 - 21:15
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Staff Appearances


ResPublica features on BBC's "Politics Show"

Phillip Blond discusses the Transition Fund for charities

25 October 2010 15:42 - 00:00

Matt Leach speaks at Health care and the Big Society event

ResPublica's Associate Director and Head of the Health, Housing and Environment Unit Matt Leach will be speaking at the King's Fund event on health care and the big society.

For more information please visit the King's Fund website:http://www.kingsfund.org.uk/events/hidden_events/health_care_and_the.html

20 October 2010 07:30 - 07:30 London

Greg Fisher speaks at Fit for Living Network Meeting

ResPublica's Chief Economist Greg Fisher will be speaking at a meeting of the 'Fit for Living Network' on social and financial innovation, the Big Society and a UK Community Reinvestment Act.

For more information please visit the Fit for Living website:http://hact.org.uk/fit-for-living

14 October 2010 08:00 - 08:00

Phillip Blond speaks at RIBA Research Symposium 2010: Does Beauty Matter?

ResPublica Director Phillip Blond will be speaking at the RIBA Research Symposium.

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) will be holding its fifth annual research symposium on 23 September 2010, focusing upon one of the basic principles of architecture: beauty.

Architecture is often judged on its success in creating beauty, yet beauty is a slippery, uncomfortable and divisive subject. It is both a universal good and an enduring source of controversy, but what does it really mean?

As a society we are uneasy about discussing beauty, both on an individual and a professional level. The word rarely features in modern political discourse, and the concept can be dismissed as arbitrary, subjective, unnecessary, unaffordable, or elitist. Debates purporting to be about the beauty of the built environment often turn out, on closer inspection, to be about style, taste or political symbolism.

So how can beauty be both understood and applied? Do beau

23 September 2010 14:50 - 00:00




Deputy Director Asheem Singh talks to 5 Live about the "Digital Giving" report

Deputy Director Asheem Singh talks to 5 Live about his Unit's new report "Digital Giving" to listen to the show please click here.


ResPublica Director Phillip Blond discusses the Big Society on Radio 4's Moral Maze programme on July 21st 2010

ResPublica Director Phillip Blond spoke about the Big Society on Radio 4's Moral Maze programme on July 21st 2010. Click here to listen to the show.

22 July 2010 11:01 - 11:01
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Phillip Blond speak at IFG event on:The Future of Conservative Thinking

15 July 2010 17:00 - 17:00 2 Carlton Gardens
London SW1Y 5AA