brap’s equalities research centre brings together an expert team which includes associates from the public, academic and third sector. This combination produces cutting edge insight and high-quality practical recommendations which can actually be implemented. We believe that evidence, truth and innovation are critical to understanding our society’s challenges and how we might work together to deliver greater opportunities for all.

Research for brap isn’t just about understanding the ‘why’ – it’s also about understanding the ‘how’.

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People we have worked with have particularly valued our use of qualitative research with excluded groups to unpick and demonstrate both the causes of inequality and practical approaches to addressing discrimination. Have a look at our research brochure get a flavour of the work we’ve done for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, the Equality and Human Rights Commission, Macmillan Cancer Support, the Department for Communities and Local Government, the British Humanist Association, and many others.