Upcoming Events

Public Health: What Does Good Look Like?
Public Health: What Does Good Look Like? 12:00pm – 14:00pm
Tuesday 23 May 2017

NLGN and The Health Foundation are bringing together leading figures in local government and the health sector for this roundtable. The findings from this event will form part of our research for an upcoming report due to be launched later this year.

Collaborating for Better Housing
Collaborating for Better Housing 10:30am – 13:00pm
Thursday 22 June 2017

Councils and housing associations have shared interests in increasing housing supply, but each face shared and individual challenges to doing so. As a result, they are both proactively looking for new ways to deliver homes, including collaborating to improve the quantity and quality of homes built.

Current Research

A collaborative future for housing associations and councils
A collaborative future for housing associations and councils

NLGN is working with the National Housing Federation on a project that will set out proposals for maximising impact in the future and delivering more homes, more quickly. This research will be a useful resource for housing associations and local authorities alike to develop their own plans for future joint working.

The future of London civil society: A strategic dialogue between local government and the funding community
The future of London civil society: A strategic dialogue between local government and the funding community

A few London authorities have sought imaginative ways to actively reshape their relationship with civil society, and some VCS organisations have responded positively. But on the whole, it is widely accepted that there is a leadership vacuum on this issue. This NLGN project will spark a high-level discussion about the future relationship between the two sectors.