How can the commitment and skill of volunteers best be harnessed? The Social Action Team is backing a range of exciting approaches.
Rob Pomfret is the Head of Policy in the Social Action Team, Cabinet Office. The team is supporting and scaling social action projects that are empowering communities and complementing public services.
The UK is the 7th most generous country in the world. So how can we best mobilise the fantastic generosity and skill of citizens to empower communities and complement public services, asks the Social Action Team's Rob Pomfret.
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