The What Works Centre for Wellbeing was announced by our interim Chair Lord Gus O’Donnell on 29th October 2014 at two events, in London and Bristol. Here are the video of the speakers from the Bristol part of the day with sessions from:
- Mayor of Bristol George Ferguson
- Lord Gus O’Donnell Chair of the What Works Centre’s Development Group
- Ed Humpherson from UK Statistics Authority
- Liz Zeidler from Happy City Bristol
- Dr Shona Arora Centre Director of the Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire Public Health England Centre
- Q&A from the audience at Knowle West Media Centre in Bristol
Also published to coincide with the announcement of the What Works for Wellbeing Centre on 29th October was a new dataset from ONS combining the first three years of national personal wellbeing data to enable a more robust local level analysis and the ESRC specifications for the Centre’s evidence programme.
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Welcome and Bristol context Mayor of Bristol George Ferguson
Wellbeing – the new currency of impact Lord Gus O’Donnell
Measuring What Matters Ed Humpherson
Happy City – What has worked in Bristol? Liz Zeidler
Wellbeing and local public health Dr Shona Arora
Q&A with the speakers