Thinking about sustainability with Re-Solv
Re-Solv works to reduce the harms caused by volatile substance abuse (VSA) and the misuse of other legal substances across the UK. Re-Solv has been awarded funding through the Local Sustainability Fund (a Cabinet Office fund administered by the Big Lottery Fund) to focus on how they can ‘adapt to changing market conditions and opportunities’. IVAR is working with Re-Solv to review the evidence on the organisation’s impact to date and look at what measures need to be put in place to sustain or expand this work in the future.
What type of project is it?
Review of future strategy
The brief – What is the purpose of the work?
To support Re-Solv to review their current purpose, impact and future direction in the context of changing market conditions and opportunities.
What difference will it make?
- Identify measures that enable Re-Solv to sustain or expand its existing work
- Strengthen Re-Solv’s approach to gathering data on the impact of their interventions
Research design – What methods will be used?
Interviews, group discussions and document review
June 2016 to June 2017