Our latest thinking on the issues that matter most in economic and social development through our Viewpoint series, and our latest published reports. Our older Viewpoint ‘thought piece’ publications are available from the archive.


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December 2023
SQW, in partnership with eftec, have been working with Homes England over the last two years to deliver new appraisal guidance for the Agency to improve the understanding of different aspects of social value in delivering new housing across England.
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December 2023
SQW was commissioned by the British Film Institute (BFI) to evaluate the Research and Statistics Fund and the Audience Fund. The BFI has just launched the reports for both projects.
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November 2023
The Office for Students and Research England launched the £10m Student Engagement in Knowledge Exchange programme in 2020 to develop the evidence base on the nature of, and benefits from, student engagement in knowledge exchange activities. SQW was appointed to evaluate the programme.
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November 2023
TASO commissioned SQW to conduct evaluations of two universities’ interventions designed to improve employability outcomes for students for disadvantaged and underrepresented groups.
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October 2023
In 2022, SQW was commissioned by London Councils to undertake an evaluation of the London JETS programme to understand what was working well and less well with programme delivery and what lead to higher outcomes for programme beneficiaries.
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August 2023
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the independent regulator of health and social care in England. The CQC commissioned SQW to deliver a rapid literature review, focusing on improvement cultures in health and adult social care.
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