People, places, potential… why we do what we do
Global vision, local delivery. Our projects, initiatives and main areas of activity.
Campaigns and ways you can support our work.
Connect to our regional and local Groundwork Trusts.
Find out the latest about how we're changing places and lives.
Further your career or help us make a difference.
How to contact our team nationally and around the country
change affects people in the UK and how can we best develop an
A seminar held by the ESRC (Environment and Social Research
Council) together with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and the Local
Government Association (LGA) aimed to ‘start a new conversation’ on
social justice and climate change.
In this seminar report, a range of contributors provide
perspectives from the fields of research, policy and practice. The
report’s conclusions resonate with Groundwork’s approach and our
activity on issues such as behavioural
change, green jobs and energy efficiency.
Key messages include:
A new JRF research programme will investigate
these issues, and explore which people and which places will be
affected by climate change in the UK, and how this may relate to
existing patterns of poverty and disadvantage.