ESSU specialises in:
High quality rigorous research, analysis and evaluation.
Strategies and best practice to meet public service objectives.
Improving democratic accountability, participation and transparency.
Commitment to public service principles, equalities and social justice.
Training and development to build capacity.
Jointly agreed work programmes with organisations.
ESSU has a long and unique track record in working with public bodies, trade unions and community organisations.
ESSU works with:
Public bodies: local authorities, regional and national organisations and government departments.
Trade unions: national, regional and local level including UNISON, GMB, UNITE, UCU, FBU, NUT, and NASUWT.
Community organisations: a wide range of tenants federations, tenants associations, community campaigns and alliances.
ESSU can help you to:
Evaluate plans, projects and initiatives.
Assess the implications of national and regional policies.
Research, analysis and evaluation of PFI, PPP and other projects.
Strengthen and enhance the quality of governance and accountability.
Prepare alternative plans and improvement strategies.
Develop strategies and organising tactics.
Build capacity and deliver progressive change.