No Royal Road

Ep 30 – Rhonda Schlangen talks about a paper we have written together and has just been published: No Royal Road. It explores the tension at the heart of advocacy, and advocacy evaluation, between wanting clear answers and the inherent uncertainties around how social and political change really happens. Recognising this tension, we set out some ideas around planning and evaluating advocacy that accommodate the fact that social change is typically uncertain and unpredictable. Our paper is...

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Policy making and the capacity to deliver

Ep 29 – Tom Pollard talks about his recent paper ‘Pathways from Poverty: A case for institutional reform’ based on his experiences of being seconded to the Department for Work and Pensions [DWP]. He asks and answers the question, ‘is the DWP capable of delivering against its goals?’ (Spoiler = no.) We discuss his findings, and the implications for campaigning. Tom’s report is here: https://demos.co.uk/project/pathways-from-poverty/ http://www.coeandkingham.org.uk/podcast-player/788/policy-making-and-the-capacity-to-deliver.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration:

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Introverts in campaigning

Ep 28 – Emma Taggart talks about introverts in campaigning http://www.coeandkingham.org.uk/podcast-player/779/introverts-in-campaigning.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 34:25Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)

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Passion and purpose

Ep 27 – Jonathan Ellis talks about the importance of passion and purpose in campaigning http://www.coeandkingham.org.uk/podcast-player/770/passion-and-purpose.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 25:21Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)

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Social Power

Ep 26 – Sue Tibballs from the Sheila McKechnie Foundation talks about their recent report, Social Power, which looks at how civil society can be most effective in creating change http://www.coeandkingham.org.uk/podcast-player/765/social-power.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 29:16Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)

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