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Fredrick Odhiambo Ajwang, PhD student in DPP, attended a Right Livelihoods College doctoral training workshop in Bonn, 4th-9th June 2016. Civil society organisations join Brussels workshop on 'European Agroecological Practices' - (Posted - 2016-06-15). The OU held a workshop on 'European Agroecological Practices: Action-research for a transformative role' in Brussels on 24-25 May, including a session with civil society organisations. Tweets by @DPP OU. Subscribe to ID@OU Newsletter.
Who Gets to Choose the Evidence in Evidence-based Policy-making? | Development Policy and Practice | The Open University | The Open University
A new paper from IKD members Les Levidow and Theo Papaioannou, published in Science and Public Policy. Starts from theoretical questions such as how policy-making deals with diverse evidence favouring different narratives. The paper examines a case study of UK priority-setting for bioenergy innovation. Documents and interviews in a controversy over ‘unsustainable biomass’ are analysed to identify links between problem-diagnoses, societal visions, policy narratives and evidence-gathering. In additon, attr...