Topic: Research issues

ESRC Funding Announcement 2023-2024: IPPO to Mobilise Knowledge on Net Zero, Levelling up & Cities, COVID-19 Recovery, and Inequality

ESRC Funding Announcement 2023-2024: IPPO to Mobilise Knowledge on Net Zero, Levelling up & Cities, COVID-19 Recovery, and Inequality

In Phase 2, IPPO will extend its work to engage with a broader range of thematic areas that have a ...
Rapid Evidence Review: The Effectiveness of Selected Interventions for Tackling Public Health Misinformation

Rapid Evidence Review: The Effectiveness of Selected Interventions for Tackling Public Health Misinformation

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RESEARCH NOTES

COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of qualitative evidence as part of an effective response – and it is key to an inclusive recovery too

COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of qualitative evidence as part of an effective response – and it is key to an inclusive recovery too

Key learnings from the pandemic include the need to challenge longstanding assumptions of quantitative evidence as ‘gold standard’ if we ...
Science student looking through microscope in a laboratory

How COVID-19 widened the gender research gap as women were left juggling caring and career duties

The first in a series of inequality-focused blogs by academics from the International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA) looks ...
Blame games: how can blossoming policy-research relations survive the COVID-19 recriminations?

Blame games: how can blossoming policy-research relations survive the COVID-19 recriminations?

Amid the understandable desire to take public stock of how the pandemic was managed, Matthew Flinders asks how to ensure ...
Mental health depends on collective wellbeing. So why aren't we mapping it at an organisational level?

Mental health depends on collective wellbeing. So why aren’t we mapping it at an organisational level?

Mental health is nearly always seen as an individual issue requiring individual solutions – yet in reality, it’s as much ...
COVID-19 vaccine passport concept

Health certificates for COVID-19: what our review of research evidence implies for UK ‘vaccine passport’ policies

John Drury, co-author of the first rapid review of evidence on the behavioural effects of COVID-status certification, describes the review’s ...
How do you know what decision-makers want, and give them what they need, during the pandemic? IPPO’s learning journey

How do you know what decision-makers want, and give them what they need, during the pandemic? IPPO’s learning journey

What does it really mean to be 'demand-led'? IPPO’s Principal Investigator, Joanna Chataway, explores the realities – and challenges – ...