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Greater than the sum of its parts: What works in sustaining community-university partnerships

Posted on March 18 2016 in News & Updates

Susanne Martikke, Andrew Church and Angie Hart from our Social Context group have written a report on community partner and academic experiences of working together based on the findings of their research with people working in community-university partnerships across the UK. The research was co-produced by the Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisation (GMCVO) and the University of Brighton.

The findings of this study suggest that successful community-university partnerships have a set of characteristics that include the following:

Download the Full Report  or our Executive Summary.

Read about the background to this report: The Social Context.