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Research, Reports & Publications

Research findings and reports that we conduct or contribute to will be posted here. We will also make available reports from other sources that we think are relevant to the work that we do.


Social mobility: missing an opportunity?

Trends in social mobility are unclear, but life chances remain closely linked to background.

Source : Click here to read the report


Government determined to open doors of opportunity

A new strategy to ensure everyone has a fair opportunity to fulfil their potential, regardless of the circumstances of their birth, was published today (5th April 2011) by the Deputy Prime Minister.

Click here to read full press release where you can also find the link to the full report: ”Opening Doors, Breaking Barriers”


The Panel on Fair Access to the Professions

The Panel on Fair Access to the professions has published its final report. Lead by the Rt Hon. Alan Milburn its 18 panel members examined the barriers and pathways to reaching professions for all people – regardless of their background.

The report was commissioned by the Prime Minister following the New Opportunities White Paper which examined the issue of social mobility and its importance for the economy and social justice, ensuring everyone has the chance to fulfil their potential and secure the jobs of the future.

(Original date: circa 2009)