Research

BRIEFING NOTE – Minding the Pandemic: The First Week

BRIEFING NOTE – Minding the Pandemic: The First Week

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman reflects on his personal experience of the first week of the lockdown and the subsequent impact on his mental health. He will be doing this for each week during the lockdown.

by · 31st March 2020 · Research
How to Maintain Good Mental Wellbeing During the Coronavirus

How to Maintain Good Mental Wellbeing During the Coronavirus

Parliament Street’s Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman has produced an important briefing note at this time of uncertainty. We at Parliament Street believe it is incredibly important that the coronavirus pandemic does not have the domino effect of causing a mental health pandemic. In order to do this we must all work together, put aside our tribal differences and remember […]

by · 19th March 2020 · Mental Health, Research
NEW RESEARCH – STATE OF EMERGENCY

NEW RESEARCH – STATE OF EMERGENCY

In this important paper Parliament Street Chief Executive, Patrick Sullivan proposes a range of sensible measures to create stability while we fight this Coronavirus Pandemic.     This paper highlights how technology could be used to ensure the continuation of democracy, and to keep people in touch with outside world while in isolation.  This paper is required reading for all policy […]

by · 16th March 2020 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – From Crisis to Crisis

NEW RESEARCH – From Crisis to Crisis

The relationship between mental health and the police has never been so evident. The police are going from Crisis to Crisis as they support people with mental health issues inside and outside the force. This new research paper looks at that relationship, examining the serious crisis of poor mental health within the police force and the problematic nature of the […]

by · 24th February 2020 · Research
BRIEFING PAPER – THE FINAL DAYS

BRIEFING PAPER – THE FINAL DAYS

In a conversational and entertaining new paper, our Chief Executive, Patrick Sullivan provides his thoughts and suggestions for what the Conservative Party should do in the final days of this General Election campaign.

by · 10th December 2019 · Research
BRIEFING NOTE – Human Rights and the Palestinian Territories

BRIEFING NOTE – Human Rights and the Palestinian Territories

Charlotte Littlewood and Elizabeth Arif-Fear have produced a very moving briefing note on the human rights abuses currently taking place in the Palestinian territories.

by · 25th November 2019 · Research
NEW RESEARCH – Tackling knife crime through after-school activities

NEW RESEARCH – Tackling knife crime through after-school activities

In a brand new research paper for Parliament Street, Dr. Peter Hill and Patrick Sullivan explain how after-school activities present a positive way to change the lives of many children and young people; keeping them off the conveyor belt to crime.

by · 23rd October 2019 · Research
Maths Revolution – a Parliament Street paper

Maths Revolution – a Parliament Street paper

Parliament Street has today launched a major new paper criticising the current education system and calling on Oftsed to take a different approach to mathematics. Read the full paper here.

by · 3rd September 2019 · Research
Report: Government urged tackle ‘chronic connectivity’ in rural farming communities

Report: Government urged tackle ‘chronic connectivity’ in rural farming communities

The government must take action to transform the British heartland putting farming first to revitalise rural areas, according to a new policy paper from UK think tank Parliament Street. The report, entitled Sustaining the Heartland: Challenges of rural communities, farming and agriculture, is highly critical of the current barriers facing rural communities, farms and the wider industry.

by · 16th August 2019 · Opinion Editorials, Research, Blog, Uncategorized
WATCH – Calvin Robinson discusses Education on International Youth Day 2019

WATCH – Calvin Robinson discusses Education on International Youth Day 2019

Monday 12th August 2019 Parliament Street’s Head of Research, Calvin Robinson was on Pakistan’s international English language news channel, Indus News today discussing access to education.

by · 12th August 2019 · Press Room, Research