Institute for Public Policy Research Reports

Two recent reports from the Institute of Public Policy Research.

Women In The North looks at the impact of Covid-19 & the pandemic on women in the North of England. This is a call to leaders across the North to commit to a better understanding of the impact of the pandemic on women and to take action to help build back fairer.

North East Digital Exclusion looks at how the pandemic has exacerbated the divide in access to technology and information at a time when there has been an increase in reliance on online services.


IPPR North is the dedicated think tank for the north of England, with bases in Manchester and Newcastle. IPPR, the Institute for Public Policy Research, is the UK's leading progressive think tank. We are an independent charitable organisation with our main office in London. IPPR's purpose is to conduct and promote research into, and the education of the public in, the economic, social and political sciences, science and technology, the voluntary sector and social enterprise, public services, and industry and commerce.

Women in the north april21

women-in-the-north-april21.pdf (441.716 KB)

North east digital exclusion september21 1

north-east-digital-exclusion-september21-1.pdf (3.367 MB)