Community Power

An NSCU project

Remote bureaucracies in the public and private sectors have dominated for too long. A more local, more human and more plural paradigm is possible.

Community Power Partnership

Remote bureaucracies in the public and private sectors have dominated for too long. A more local, more human and more plural paradigm is possible.

The Community Power Partnership is a non partisan partnership between the New Social Covenant Unit and

Latest project updates

An ode to Britain by Lisa Nandy MP

An ode to Britain by Lisa Nandy MP

In her response to the debate on ‘power in communities’, Nandy reaffirmed her commitment to seeing and honouring the assets of every place in her ode to the British people and their affection for the places they live. As usual, we ignore the party political point...

Sir Bill Cash MP pays tribute to Brexit forebear

Sir Bill Cash MP pays tribute to Brexit forebear

The Unit is increasingly spotting covenantal credentials on Whitehall as much as in the Commons. In his ‘Mais Lecture’ the Chancellor set the record straight on Adam Smith’s oft misunderstood 'invisible hand’. "Smiths account of the market economy, is not as some have...

Government’s response to the Kruger Report (2020)

Government’s response to the Kruger Report (2020)

We are delighted to finally share the Government's response to Danny Kruger's report of 2020 here. The response was published on Wednesday, the same day as the Levelling Up White Paper which also reflects many...