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Nuclear event boxLaunch of Transformative Innovation Policy Africa Hub

Senegal, Ghana and Kenya to participate in new Hub to look at ways to strengthen their science, technology and innovation policies.

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Better Government Projects (Project X)
Project receives major ESRC grant to research improving the delivery of major government projects.

gdp boxSTI Policy Studies in International Disarmament Efforts

Doctoral researcher wins the first Disarmament Essay Contest.

Nuclear event boxEnergy consumers subsidising nuclear submarines

Academics organise multi-stakeholder meeting to discuss the links between civil and military nuclear.

Tech foresight China visit boxChinese delegates visit SPRU 

Representatives from the Chinese Development Research Centre of the State Council met with SPRU academics to discuss technology foresight.

New Policy and Evidence Centrecreative cluster

University of Sussex Business School lead partner in new Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre.

TIPC conference 2018Innovation for Transformation

TIPC holds annual members' engagement week and conference.

Beef squareSPRU research centre publishes guide to Transformation Labs

The STEPS Centre has published a guide to T-Labs drawing on lessons from the Pathways Network.

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