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Poverty Research Publications

 

Date Publication Description
   
06/09/2007 Working for Families Evaluation Phase 1 (2004-2006) This report presents an evaluation of phase 1 of the Working for Families programme which was established to invest in new initiatives to improve the employability of parents who have difficulty participating in the labour market.
23/08/2007 Evaluation of Greater Easterhouse Money Advice Project Financial Education Programme An evaluation of a programme of financial education provided by the Greater Easterhouse Money Advice Project (GEMAP).
03/08/2007 Exploring the Take-Up of Home Contents Insurance The aims of this report is to explore the underlying reasons why the level of take-up of home contents insurance by social housing tenants is low, and to recommend measures that would raise it.
03/08/2007 Exploring the Take-Up of Home Contents Insurance - Research Findings The aims of this report is to explore the underlying reasons why the level of take-up of home contents insurance by social housing tenants is low, and to recommend measures that would raise it.
23/03/2007 Money Advice for Vulnerable Groups: Final Evaluation Report This report evaluates 11 pilot projects set up to provide money advice to vulnerable groups.
23/03/2007 Money Advice for Vulnerable Groups: Final Evaluation Report - Research Findings This report evaluates 11 pilot projects set up to provide money advice to vulnerable groups.
23/05/2006 Closing the Opportunity Gap (CtOG) Programme: Scoping Work for Design of Impact Assessment A scoping study to design a framework for evaluating the impact of CtOG, with particular emphasis on the six CtOG higher-level objectives and on CtOG aims as a whole.
09/03/2005 Scottish Credit Unions - Meeting Member Demands and Needs - Research Findings This survey of Scottish credit union members and analysis of credit union business plans describes what members want and need and examines credit unions' role in relation to financial inclusion
09/03/2005 Scottish Credit Unions - Meeting Member Demands and Needs This survey of Scottish credit union members and analysis of credit union business plans describes what members want and need and examines credit unions' role in relation to financial inclusion
15/04/2004 Credit Union Training and Skills Audit This report is based on a study which looked at credit union training needs, developed a draft toolkit for skills audits for use by credit unions and made recommendations for training delivery