Tagged: policy

Open Research Data: Policy and Practice

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One of the ideas guiding this project is the attempt to link up developing policy around research data capture and exposure with practice: that is, the systems designed to support it that allow academics and institutions to comply with and indeed to lead …

University of Winchester lecture – Winning hearts and minds: the key to tackling climate change?

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In this joint University/Winchester Action on Climate Change lecture, new WinACC Chair Dr Tony Stoller CBE will explore the significance of changing public opinion to ensuring effective action on climate change. Can efforts to limit the impact of global warming …

University of Winchester lecturer co-leads latest research-based guidance on future of education and care for young children

The University of Winchester

Through a new project collaboration, education policy leaders in political parties and key organisations throughout the UK now have access to extensive research, paving the way to higher quality care and education for young children. The Association for the Professional …

Bledisloe lecture highlights government support for UK agriculture

In a far-reaching and thought provoking presentation at the Royal Agricultural University (RAU) in October the Rt Hon. David Willetts MP, Minister for Universities and Science, confirmed increasing government commitment and support for UK agriculture. Giving the Bledisloe Memorial Lecture …


David Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science, speaks to the importance of interdisciplinarity and maintaining a broad research base capable of stimulating long term growth and innovation.