24th June 2020 Ivan Krastev and Mark Leonard European Council on Foreign Relations @markhleonard @ecfr SUMMARY As covid-19 raged, speculation … Read More
funders have enormous power to influence the direction of science. What tools do you have: co-funding, coordinated funding, ensuring a balance of efforts using all the knowledge disciplines by finding ways to support transdisciplinary research. These are all easy things to say and make a lot of sense. But the reality is that with few exceptions this does not occur.… Read More
INGSA/Koi Tū EXCLUSIVE Health, the SDGs and the need for strong healthcare leaders to underpin resilient systems. What can be done to empower and upskill the healthcare leaders of tomorrow
INGSA/Koi Tū EXCLUSIVE COVID-19 is the perfect storm for Science Communication, combining urgency, fast-evolving information, a high level of uncertainty, and truly global scope. What is the role, risks and pitfalls for Communication during the crisis
INGSA/Koi Tū EXCLUSIVE COVID-19 has been an all-of-system threat – so how do we apply systems thinking to build resilience and robustness? And why is now the time to do it?! Dr Leena Srivastava talks Systems Thinking and Analysis
IIASA and the ISC will be activating their global network and creating a Consultative Science Platform. The platform, to be launched in late May, will provide a global hub for consultation, deliberation, and collaboration among scientists, policymakers, and representatives from civil society around four key interconnected themes.… Read More
INGSA/Koi Tū EXCLUSIVE The science we need for good public policy is by necessity a transdisciplinary science. In countries such as Germany, natural scientists were joined from the outset in dealing with the pandemic by experts from social sciences and even normative disciplines like philosophical ethics. This transparent inclusivity of a range of perspectives was not, however, universal.
we are developing a series of webinars to run over the coming months to engage a wider audience in discussions around the integration of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences in inter- and transdisciplinary research. Some of these events will stage broader conversations, with invited panellists from the SHAPE-ID community, consortium and Expert Panel. Others will focus on SHAPE-ID project results and on how to increase the uptake of recommendations from the project.… Read More