Evaluation of Community Organisers and Community First programmes (Nov 2012 - Feb 2015)


Dr Catherine Durose




Cabinet Office, UK


Community Organisers Programme is a national training programme in community organising funded by the UK government. Organising is the work of building relationships in communities to activate people and create social and political change through collective action. The programme is delivered by Locality.

Community First Neighbourhood Match Fund is a programme funded by the UK government. The programme aims to help community to come together to identify local priorities in order to plan for the future. It offers a £30 million programmes for some of the most deprived areas in the country.

Project aims and objectives

The evaluation will assess the delivery and social impact of both programmes, providing continuous learning and relevant insights for programme development.

More information

For further information about this project, please contact
Dr Catherine Durose (c.durose@bham.ac.uk, +44 (0)121 415 1074)