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For Impact

For Impact

At the heart of everything we do is research, knowledge exchange and engagement with organisations.

Shaping a responsible future

We drive excellence in research and innovation to shape a responsible future for business and society. Our interdisciplinary themes of the Future of Work and Leading on Leadership encompass our strategic ambitions. They speak to opportunities in the external environment to deliver our responsibilities in the UK Government's industrial strategy and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDGs). We're supporting these goals to ensure our impact promotes prosperity while protecting the planet.

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We're supporting UN Sustainability Goals of the Month. In January, we are promoting our work around Goal 1: No Poverty, with each box demonstrating what we're doing to meet this goal.
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A book co-authored by Dr Peter Edward - The End of Poverty: Inequality and Growth in Global Perspective
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Newcastle University is a Living Wage employer
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Paper co-authored by Dr Jonathan Kimmitt exploring the relationship between entrepreneurship and poverty
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Graduate Masitano Sichone's foodbank app recognised with entrepreneurship award. The app lets community foodbanks send out notifications when essential items are low in numbers.
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Paper co-authored by Professor Matthew Gorton exploring rural businesses and their impact on local and national growth strategies
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A talk from alum Duncan Swainsbury, founder of Bounceback Food, a social enterprise that is helping to tackle food poverty in the UK
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