Self-employment as a route to finding work for disabled people

Following a submission to a call for evidence by the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) Work and Pensions Committee on Disability and Self employment, Jacqueline Winstanley and Helen Lawton Smith were invited to give evidence to a DWP Select Committee at the House of Commons on May 1 2024. 

CIMR research to be presented at the 7th GeoInno conference in Manchester, 10-12 January 2024

The upcoming 7th Geography of Innovation Conference (GeoInno2024) hosted by The University of Manchester from January 10-12th, 2024 will feature representatives of the CIMR Dr Helen Lawton Smith, and Birkbeck alumni Milica Bozanic who will present her master’s dissertation under the MSc course in Management and Creative Industries at Birkbeck.