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Regeneration in the 21st century: Policies into practice

This report summarises the findings of the whole of the JRF’s Area Regeneration Programme.

Written by:
Mike Campbell, Michael Carley, Ade Kearns, Martin Wood and Raymond Young
Date published:

It provides an overview of knowledge to date and identifies the key challenges that we face in the twenty-first century. Analysed by specialists in each field, these include:

  • the impact of geography and reputation on regeneration;
  • why community involvement is vital, and how it can be implemented;
  • the effect of joblessness on regeneration, and how it can be mitigated;
  • why and how some partnerships succeed;
  • the need to integrate initiatives, including top-down/bottom-up, and national/local approaches.