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How to use systems thinking to drive improved outcomes in complex situations.
Foresight project which looked at the opportunities and challenges facing UK cities over the next 50 years.
Access support and expertise to help you think about the future.
Evidence base of long-term trends for UK policy makers, Spring 2021.
How to apply for jobs and internships at the Government Office for Science.
The Futures Toolkit provides a set of tools and techniques to help government officials use long-term strategic thinking in policy making.
Five steps that we can all take to improve our mental wellbeing.
Tips, advice and guidance to help policymakers embed long-term thinking and external insight into policy making.
A review which addresses the capability of government science and engineering, recommending actions to further embed government science into policymaking.
Foresight project looking at how we can respond to rising levels of obesity in the UK.
Details about the COVID-19 National Core Studies (NCS) programme.
Guidance on assessing performance and value of Public Sector Research Establishment
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