Supporting socially informed policy making
The Sciencewise programme enables policy makers to develop socially informed policy, with a particular emphasis on science and technology.
Helping decision makers to formulate policy with a deeper understanding of public views, concerns and aspirations.
Supporting high quality, best practice public dialogue.
Bringing credibility and independence to government led public dialogue.
Our support and focus
Sciencewise helps to ensure policy is informed by the views and aspirations of the public.
The programme is led by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) with support from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS).
Involve, the UK’s leading public participation charity, provides expert advice, assurance and support to the programme.