Research and analysis

What works? Evidence for decision makers

This report gives an overview of the What Works Centres, bringing together a selection of findings from the Centres’ work to date.


What Works? Evidence for decision makers

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The What Works Network aims to support better public services. The network, and the centres it includes, are designed to make the best evidence of ‘what works’ is available to the people who make decisions on public services. This includes government ministers, council leaders, doctors, headteachers, police chiefs, children’s services professionals and many more.

This report, from the What Works Centres and their National Adviser, David Halpern, provides a selection of recent findings.

Published 25 November 2014