The Place-Based Climate Action Network covers a broad range of topics and has cross cutting platforms on finance and business.

Reports, policy briefs and working papers can be found in this section.


Turning words into action: How Community Municipal Investments can create a new sphere of civic engagement that will galvanise local action in the fight against the climate emergency

Research by Abundance Investment, funded through the PCAN Fund (23 June 2020)

Climate Commissions as a Stimulus for Place-Based Action: An Evidence Synthesis from Existing UK Case Studies

Alice Creasy, Matthew Lane and Rosanna Harvey-Crawford (2 March 2020)

UK Research on the Social Science of Climate Change: A Synthesis of ESRC and Related Investments

Sam Fankhauser, Ana de Menezes and Nina Opacic (Published: 9 September 2019)

Financing inclusive climate action in the UK: An investor roadmap for the just transition

Nick Robins, Andy Gouldson, William Irwin, Andrew Sudman and Jame Rydge (Published 1 October 2019)