1. Evaluation of Developing the Young Workforce Regional Groups
    Jan 2018

    SQW has been appointed by the Scottish Government to evaluate the effectiveness of the Developing Young Workforce (DYW) Regional Groups through in-depth exploration of what is working well and where challenges remain in four of these. The four groups that the study will focus on are: Ayrshire; Edinburgh, Midlothian and East Lothian; Inverness and Central Highland; and North East.
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  2. Birkbeck College, University of London Stratford Campus: Options Review
    Jan 2018

    SQW has been commissioned by Birkbeck College, University of London to undertake a review of the Campus at University Square Stratford and its contribution to the University's offer. The review will explore the socio-economic context of the area and the place for Birkbeck in new and emerging markets.
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  3. SQW present their findings from the evaluation of Smart (R&D grants) at a pan-European event on evaluating innovation policy
    Jan 2018

    The European Commission coordinates cross-country sharing on the research and evaluation of R&D and innovation policies. January 2018 saw the UK’s turn to host the two-day event. Jonathan Cook, Director at SQW, presented on our evaluation of Smart which we have been doing for Innovate UK since 2014.
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  4. Communities Fund Evaluation
    Nov 2017

    SQW has been appointed by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to carry out an independent evaluation of the Communities Fund. The study will run until Spring 2019 and will provide support to the funded projects, generate process learning and provide evidence of the outcomes achieved to date.
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