Through our publications we seek to inform, equip and empower people to build communities that flourish together. Our work explores various poverty-related themes such as financial inclusion and food poverty, the role of church social action, volunteering, community development and many other topics.
Our research reports, briefings and event reports are published below, arranged by year.
Please explore these publications and get in touch with us if you would like to discuss them further.
Take a look at our latest publications from this year.Read more
2015 publications include our Fullness of Life together report, a national survey of church-based social action and a series of events hosted with Edinburgh University.Read more
In 2014 we published our foundational paper 'Web of Poverty', a report on the impact of our work and investigated themes of financial inclusion and credit unions.Read more
In 2013 we analysed the impact of welfare reform, released research on food poverty and reflected on Asset-Based Community Development as an approach to development.Read more
In 2012 our research looked at the role of the church, work that churches do and attitudes of Christians. Other themes include youth unemployment, the launch of the poverty look-up tool, volunteering and relationships.Read more
Find our research on a range of topics from homelessness to the living wage and the impact of spending cuts from 2011 and before here.Read more