School of Social Policy

Welcome to the School of Social Policy, where our mission is ‘to understand the world – but also to change it’. This means carrying out high quality and relevant research, but then using this as a starting point for making a practical difference in the real world through our teaching, our professional training, our policy advice and our work with local communities, the public and the media. 



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Posted 16 March 2018

Has time come for integrated communities? IRiS response to DHCLG green paper

The much awaited Department of Housing, Communities and Local Government's (DHCLG) Integrated Communities Strategy green paper was released on 14 March 2018. In a series of IRiS blogs we give our reactions, based on some two decades of research into integration in the UK and Europe, to the Green Paper.

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