Upcoming Events

Public Health: How Can Local Government Address the Wider Determinants of Health?
Public Health: How Can Local Government Address the Wider Determinants of Health? 16.30 – 18.00
28 November 2017

Our latest report launch will explore the transition of public health from the NHS to local government. This event will bring together leading figures to discuss the challenges and successes with this new perspective on public health policy-making.

Commercialisation in Local Government
Commercialisation in Local Government
8 Nov/ 18 Jan/ March TBC/ May TBC

A series of Lunch/Dinner discussions to be held across the country for senior local government officials – hosted by NLGN, in partnership with Norse. The theme of this exclusive dinner will be the growing appetite and interest amongst councils to expand commercial activity for future financial resilience.

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.