This report has been commissioned by the British Council to examine the contribution literature can make in large scale cultural interventions and urban policy more broadly.
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March 2019: Ten years after the end of the civil war, this research explores the attitudes, aspirations and needs of young people across Sri Lanka.
December 2018:Exploring the British Council’s contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), this report focuses on SDG16, which centres on peace, justice and strong institutions.
November 2018: This publication brings together a review of previous Next Generation studies - Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa and Tanzania - drawing out commonalities and differences.
September 2018: Diba Salem looks at Dubai, its architecture and what is ‘public’ in the middle east.
September 2018: This essay explores libraries and youth takeovers in three cities in the North of the UK, with youth challenging who owns ‘public’ – if interior – space.
September 2018: Shrirya Malhotra writes about working with collective Partizaning in Moscow and the differences between being a public artist and an activist in Moscow and Delhi.
September 2018: Dave Haslam examines how music venues provide spaces for new encounters.
September 2018: This report discusses the results of the Peace Perceptions poll, taken from over 100,000 people in 15 countries.
September 2018: This collection of essays captures the discussions, reflections and recommendations from the 2018 Peace and Beyond Conference in Belfast.