Archive - 2009

December 22nd

JESSICA - Northwest Urban Investment Fund Launched In Northwest England

Date: 
22/12/2009

On 11 December 2009 JESSICA, (Joint European Support for Sustainable Investment in City Areas), a new £100m fund to finance urban development projects across the Northwest of England was launched.

An Introduction to the Compact

Date: 
22/12/2009

The Commission for the Compact has published a short guide, An Introduction to the Compact, aimed at people who are unfamiliar with the compact agreement. The Compact is an agreement between the Government and the third sectori in England. It sets out commitments on both sides to improve the way in which the Government and the third sector work together for the benefit of communities and citizens. It also provides a framework for negotiating Local Compacts.

Building Britain's Recovery: Achieving Full Employment

Date: 
22/12/2009

In response to the challenges of the recession, the Government has introduced an additional package of measures to tackle the ‘social wave’ of recession including this new White Paper: Building Britain's Recovery: Achieving Full Employment, which sets out a bold vision for the future.

IAG - The Catalyst for Learning, National Conference 2010

Date: 
22/03/2010

This event is being held at the Lakeside Centre, Birmingham on 22 March 2010. The pathways and progression routes between every level and type of Learning, Education and Training from secondary school to post-graduate are becoming progressively more diverse and fragmented.