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40 results:

A Tavistock Kiss

A tender touch

Eric Miller’s application of an anthropological training to TIHR work

The evolution of Eric Miller’s methodology

Lunchtime Talks
Lifting neighbourhoods out of poverty

How do we harness resources to create a more cohesive system?

Lunchtime Talks
Survive and Thrive. What are we learning from the pandemic?

The Tavistock Institute team reflect on what learning about resilience is emerging from the coronavirus pandemic.

Lunchtime Talks
Human Relations 75th Anniversary Conference

The inaugural Human Relations conference, to mark 75 years of the journal, will take place in April 2023. It will celebrate our heritage, as well as looking towards the future of Human Relations.

The Women & Girls Initiative

The National Lottery Community Fund has engaged the Tavistock Institute of Human Relations, DMSS and CWASU (the partners), to support the Women and Girls Initiative (WGI). The partners will support the Fund’s WGI grant holders to capture and share learning, develop a community of networked services that is stronger and has greater influence.


Our consultants are there both to hold the space open for profound discussions and ensure that actions are taken, and accountability lines identified.

“Feminist Co-production”: New insights from the WGI
A new briefing from the Women and Girls Initiative (WGI) is now available
WGI webinars now available online
‘Economic abuse’ with Dr Nicola Sharp-Jeffs and ‘Lived Experience in the Sector’ with Lisa Ward
Celebrating the Women and Girls Initiative

A new animation that illustrates the difference that specialist services for women and girls can make.

Sanctuary and freedom: the transformational power of spaces for women and girls

Transforming the lives of women and girls by creating the right physical and emotional spaces - a new evidence briefing. 

Learning from the Learning Strand

Sharing insights from our evaluation of The Coronavirus Community Support Fund Grantholder Learning Strand.

Using lifeworld analysis to understand people’s experience of disasters

Embracing innovative methodologies in a series of case studies for European project that aims to increase communities’ resilience to natural disasters.

Preventing another serial killer?
A new briefing from the Women and Girls Initiative (WGI) is now available.
‘Learning from a turbulent time’
The second Synthesis report from the Women and Girls Initiative (WGI) is now available
A Learning Hub for the Coronavirus Community Support Fund (CCSF)
The Tavistock Institute of Human Relations (TIHR) is working with Ipsos MORI...
Two new briefings from the Women and Girls Initiative
Two briefings - on residential services and work with young women and girls – are now available.
What can design do to improve our cities?
Our cities are facing unprecedented socio-economic, environmental and public health challenges.
Responding to and learning from changes during Covid-19
Sharing learning from the Women and Girls Initiative.
Supporting staff in the women and girls’ sector
Reflections from the WGI Workers Wellbeing webinar.
Continuing to learn from the Women and Girls Initiative
Three more briefings are now available from the WGI Learning and impact services.
A woman’s place is in the (on-line) world?
Next blog in our series focusing on Covid-19 and the Women and Girls Initiative. 
Virtual support and vulnerability in the women and girls sector
Covid-19 and the Women and Girls Initiative. The second in a series of blogs sharing up-to-date learning.
WGI Project: Synthesis Report #1 (2016-19)
The first Synthesis Report from the Women and Girls Initiative is published.
Covid-19 and the Women and Girls Initiative
Introducing a series of blogs and briefings that share up-to-date learning.
A Safer Pair of Hands: BME and specialist Violence Against Women and Girls work
A new insights briefing from the Women and Girls Initiative is released.
Why Work with Young Women and Girls Matters: An insights briefing
National resource to support young women and girls’ services now available.
Influencing Commissioners – new guide published
A resource for projects funded through the National Lottery Community Fund’s Women and Girls Initiative.
With memory and desire
The creation of our annual report is a way of capturing “memories” or moments across the year.
Why Women’s Centres Work: An Evidence Briefing
A new briefing summarising evidence about the work of Women’s Centres is now available.
Diving into the Women and Girls Initiative
Find out about the National Lottery Community Fund’s Women and Girls’ Initiative (WGI).
Have we lost the ‘we’?
Liz Kelly reflects on what has been lost in the last four decades of women organising.
Women and Girls’ Initiative – Learning and Impact Services
New project announcement...
Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT)
Hackney CVS (Community and Voluntary Services)
Evaluation of EnergySave

Learning about what works in saving energy costs and usage to support local housing residents.

Social inclusion through employment: learning from Roma integration
Research and guidance on good practices for policy makers and practitioners.
Office of Deputy Prime Minister, Neighbourhood Renewal Unit
Welsh Development Agency
Austrian Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection
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