Media

Our experts feature regularly in national and international media, helping to shape the debate on the key challenges of our generation. Our team of researchers, analysts and fellows are available for expert comment, analysis and interviews. If you would like to speak to our team, please get in touch.

Media enquiries

Our Legatum Institute directors, researchers and fellows are available for expert comment, analysis and interviews.

If you would like to speak to our staff, please contact:

Alastair Masser

Director of Communication

+44 (0) 207 148 5434

alastair.masser@li.com

Press releases

6 February 2019

The SMC’s new poverty measure voluntarily complies with the UK Statistics Authority’s Code of Practice for Statistics

We are delighted to announce that the Social Metrics Commission has met the high standards for statistical rigour set out in the UK Statistic’s Authority Code of Practice.

17 September 2018

Social Metrics Commission launches a new measure of UK poverty

The Social Metrics Report 2018 marks the culmination of two years of sustained work. It outlines a new approach to poverty measurement for the UK and provides original analysis that demonstrates the fundamental changes to our understanding of poverty it creates.

24 July 2018

We must tackle the adolescent mental health crisis now if young people are to fulfil their vast potential

The UK should encourage greater parental involvement, support in schools and community-based networks for young people, drawing on the experience of Iceland, according to a new report by the Legatum Institute

21 January 2015

Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova: Corruption and Challenges of Democracy

Corruption has defeated governments of all stripes in countries across the former communist world. As the people of Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova struggle to rebuild their states, what contribution can the West can make?