Thank you to our Big Tent Digital partners


Wen (Women’s Environmental Network) acts to achieve equality, justice and joy – fighting global problems around gender, health and our environment by taking action on issues affecting our bodies, homes and neighbourhoods.


Plan International UK is a global children’s charity striving for a just world that advances children’s rights and equality for girls.


Centenary Action Group is a cross-party coalition campaigning for an equal and representative democracy where women in all our diversity are directly involved in decision-making without discrimination, prejudice, or fear of violence and harassment.


ActionAid is an international charity that works with women and girls living in poverty. Our dedicated local staff are changing the world with women and girls. We are ending violence and fighting poverty so that all women, everywhere, can create the future they want.


UNICEF is the world’s leading children’s rights organisation. We work across 190 countries and territories in the world, supporting children by defending and upholding their rights, providing access to healthcare, clean water, vaccinations and safety.


CARE International UK works around the globe to defeat poverty and achieve social justice. We put women and girls in the centre because we know that we cannot overcome poverty until all people have equal rights and opportunities.


The world’s largest humanitarian landmine clearance organisation, The HALO Trust is partnering with Big Tent to engage British policy makers around tackling conflict as a key driver of poverty.


Transparency International UK is the country’s leading anti-corruption organisation. Our ground-breaking research and advocacy has helped expose and prevent corruption, as well as drive the policy conversations needed to bring effective, lasting change. The Big Tent Ideas Festival provides an open, cross-party platform which charities need to facilitate these conversations. We look forward to working together with events looking at the impact of corruption here in Britain, and inspiring action to tackle it.


Between algorithmic fairness in exam moderation and access to remote learning, 2020 has raised questions on children’s digital rights like never before in England’s education system. defenddigitalme is a call to action. We are teachers and parents who campaign for safe, fair and transparent data processing in education, in England and beyond. We advocate for children’s data and digital rights, in response to concerns about increasingly invasive uses of children’s personal information. Funded by the Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust Ltd. Our most recent report on data in the education system with recommendations for policy is the State of Data 2020.


World Vision believes that by working together with children, their communities, and our supporters and partners, the lives of the world’s most vulnerable children can be transformed. We bring together people – of all faiths and none – in almost 100 countries to improve children’s health, education, water, protection and sources of family income. As a Christian organisation we aspire to reflect God’s unconditional love in everything we do.


The Coalition for Global Prosperity is a non-partisan, not for profit organisation that brings together political, military, business and faith leaders who believe that an effective development budget, alongside an active diplomatic and defence strategy, keeps Britain at the forefront of saving lives, alleviating poverty and bringing freedom, security and prosperity to those who need it most.


Ugenie is thrilled to be supporting Big Tent and honoured to be powering their community hub. We love their collaborative spirit aimed at connecting original thinkers and innovators who strive to make the UK the best it can be!


We are proud to support Big Tent’s mission of working together on life’s biggest problems – focusing on understanding and advancing the path towards a truly sustainable future. Through cooperation and knowledge sharing, we can make great strides, leveraging existing solutions for more sustainability and working together to create new ones, such as the circular economy.


This partnership underpins FINN Partners’ commitment to supporting open and diverse debate.  Big Tent Ideas Festival is collaborative; wanting to convene and connect original thinkers and innovators, seeking to catalyse progressive partnerships. The Big Tent Ideas team is bringing together people from every background – science, politics, business, the arts and more, which is why we are thrilled to be supporting them”.

Chantal Bowman-Boyles, Managing Partner, Europe


Local Trust is partnering with Big Tent because they provide a vital space for non-partisan, political discussion about how best to solve the complex problems that deprived communities face across the country.


“As someone interested in the welfare of my fellow citizens I fully support the Big Tent for bringing ideas and implementers together”

Dr Charlie Easmon MBBS MRCP MSc Public Health DTM&H DocMed DFPH


The Northern Health Science Alliance believes in levelling up the UK to create a healthy, innovative, harmonious society that works for all. That is why we support the Big Tent Ideas Festival in their mission to bring people together from across society in public debate.