He has advised government departments on the use of evidence in policy-making and regularly trains civil servants and public sector managers on evaluation and evidence-based policy and practice. In this session Professor Chris Fox provides an introduction to Evidence-Based Policy. He will provide a brief introduction to policy-making in England and Wales, look at ideas behind Evidence-Based Policy, the use of Systematic Reviews and finish with some practical steps MMU academics can take to get involved with policy-making.
This event is being delivered as part of the MetroPolis initiative which aims to better connect Manchester Metropolitan University researchers with policymakers.
MetroPolis is a research-led think tank, aiming to support the community.
For more information on, and to see some of our research please follow the link here.
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