Guidance

Concordat for engaging the public with research

A set of principles, drawn up by funders of research in the UK, which aims to strengthen public engagement across the research and higher education sector.

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Concordat for engaging the public with research (PDF)

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This guidance aims to support best practice:

  • the embedding of public engagement activities, to continue improving their scope and quality
  • to bring initiatives together for greater effect and assess their impact on research.

The signatories and supporters of this Concordat can be found on page five of the document.

This is the integrated website of the seven research councils, Research England and Innovate UK.
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