Tag: Useful organisations

Local Government Association (LGA) Analysis and Research

The Local Government Association (LGA) Research and Information team provides research and analytic services to the LGA and help and support to the local government sector. The team have been a valued and supportive partner to LARIA over a number …

LG Inform – Free Data and Benchmarking Service

LG Inform is the free data and benchmarking service from the Local Government Association. In addition to the thousands of published metrics we source from government websites, LG Inform was built to provide the sector with its own free benchmarking …

LARIA and Public Health England (PHE) Collaborative Project

In recognition of the importance of the formal transfer of the public health function and, by extension, public health intelligence teams, from the NHS to local government from 1st April 2013, members of the LARIA Council held an informal meeting …

SEPHIG: Healthcare PH programme

NHS England has asked all CCGs, together with their NHS England Area teams to jointly produce five-year strategic plans (2014/15 to 2018/19) setting out their health outcome ambitions against seven overarching outcomes selected from the NHS Outcomes Framework. One of …

GLA Information Services

The Intelligence Unit at the GLA operates as a research and consultancy team, drawing on a range of disciplines, to deliver intelligence and analysis integral to the understanding of London – its people, its economy, its place in the wider …

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF)

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) is an independent foundation funding social policy research and development. Together with the Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) they want lasting change for people in poverty, communities where everyone can thrive and a more equal …

PMN: Together we can… face our challenges

In 2013, Martin Reeves, Chief Executive of Coventry City Council and President of LARIA, called upon the research and intelligence profession to face its challenges.

So what do we understand about our challenges, how should we move forward as a …

World of Statistics

LARIA (Local Area Research and Intelligence Association)
Neil Wholey

The new fascinating website for the World of Statistics is now live! The aim of the organisation is to

Increase public awareness of the power and impact of statistics on all…

Huddersfield Centre for Communication and Consultation Research (HCfCCR)

This new centre, a partnership between researchers at The University of Huddersfield and The Consultation Institute, was officially launched in June 2013. The work of HCfCCR will focus on both theory and practice, helping to bridge the gap between academia …

Council of Europe

The Council of Europe, well-known for the European Court of Human Rights and based in Strasbourg (France), has over 40 years experience of working with European governments in the field of local and regional democracy, helping authorities of all levels …