Publications

Valuing Social Dialogue

The Community Platform has published Valuing Social Dialogue which outlines the Values, Principles and Practice which should inform genuine and inclusive social dialogue.  This is crucial if we are to move forward in a balanced way that strengthens our economy, our environment, our society and our communities to the benefit of. everyone and leaves no-one behind.

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Values for a Just Recovery

The Community Platform has published ‘Values for a Just Recovery‘ outlining how Government and elected representatives should use the values of COMMUNITY, PARTICIPATION and DECENCY to inform their policy decisions to plan our recovery from the Covid-19 crisis.

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Values Manifesto for Elections 2020

In the run-up to Elections 2020 the Community Platform has developed a values based manifesto and materials to promote it. The values of Community, Participation and Decency must be to the fore in Election 2020. Electing people who will deliver on these values on the 8th February will help achieve the type of inclusive society … Continue reading Values Manifesto for Elections 2020

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Four Tests for Budget 2020

In advance of Budget 2020 the Community Platform has published Four Tests for Budget 2020. These tests are:
Test 1: Will Budget 2020 redistribute income towards the poorest 20% Test 2: Will Budget 2020 strengthen access to quality employment? Test 3: Will Budget 2020 restore and strengthen public services which are of particular importance to people on low income? Test 4: Will the impact of Budget 2020 be assessed to ensure that all provisions reduce poverty and inequality?

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