The aim of Belong – The Cohesion and Integration Network is to create a more integrated, less divided society and strengthen good relations across difference. We offer academic research, consultancy, training, networking, thought leadership and events on social cohesion for members across the public, private and charitable sector in the UK.
Our vision and mission
Belong is a national charity and independent membership organisation based in Manchester. This is what we do...
What do we do?
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Meet the team
Belong is led by a Board of Trustees. They support the Chief Executive and guide our decision-making on strategic issues, and to deliver our charitable objectives.
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We are grateful for the support of our founding members and funders. Without their support our work to set up Belong - The Cohesion and Integration Network would not be possible.