Wessex Community Assets carries out and commissions research on Community Land Trusts, Community Shares, and other topics in the field of the community ownership and management of assets.

Research reports are available to download below:

Building Community Resilience - Policy Recommendations

Final Report of the 'Building Resilient Communities' Project - funded by Friends Provident Foundation

Research into the motivations and aspirations of Community Land Trust volunteers in Somerset, Dorset and Devon

Research into how Community Land Trusts might explore using community shares as a financing mechanism, commissioned by the Community Shares Unit 

Research into motivations for investing in community shares

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