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  • 30 November 2020

    Planning for Resilience

    Can resilience be planned for? In the second seminar of our workshop series on resilience, Dr. Eloise Taysom and Dr. David Cleevely guided a lively debate on the balance between optimization and resilience within a system.
  • 27 November 2020

    Science, Policy & A Green Recovery: Energy Transitions and Solar Energy

    In the sixth episode of our podcast series on science, policy and a green recovery, we explored the role can science play in contributing to the energy transition that will be needed to meet our net zero goals, and discussed the potential role for solar energy in this transition.
  • 24 November 2020

    Resilience and Reducing Organised Crime

    In our fourth resilience seminar, Dr Colin Wilson (Communities & Engagement Unit, Home Office), delivered the contradictory maxims that must be followed to reduce organised crime in young people – a phenomenon that is as much about failures in community resilience as it is about individual proclivities.
  • 20 November 2020

    The Productivity Puzzle

    As part of the launch event for CSaP’s 2019-2020 Annual Report, CSaP Executive Director Dr Rob Doubleday spoke with the Bennett Institute’s Professor Diane Coyle about the productivity puzzle.
  • 16 November 2020

    Resilience, Industry and Infrastructure

    In the third seminar of our online workshop series on resilience, we asked: How can resilience be defined in industry and infrastructure?
  • 13 November 2020

    CsaP 2019-2020 Annual Report Launch

    We celebrated the launch of our 2019-2020 Annual Report, which highlights some of the conversations, connections, and collaborations CSaP has facilitated during this period, and some of the ways in which we have sought to make a difference and improve public policymaking over the past year.
  • 11 November 2020

    Sustainable Finance and Green Innovation

    In the fourth episode of our series on science, policy and a green recovery, Dr Rob Doubleday sat down with Mr Desglise and Cambridge University Department of Politics lecturer Dr Cristina Peñasco to discuss how the finance sector might play a role in a green recovery, and to explore the role of innovation, research and development in the UK's transition to a net zero economy.
  • 10 November 2020

    Science, Policy & a Green Recovery: A Blueprint for a Green Future

    The Cambridge Zero Policy Forum has released a report on a Blueprint for a Green Future.
  • 6 November 2020

    Digital Translators

    StateUp partnered with CSaP for the October event in their digital translator series, which seeks to improve the quality of conversation at the intersection of government and technology, by seeking out and learning from individuals and organizations that are helping to move the needle in a positive direction at this juncture.
  • 6 November 2020

    Systems Resilience in the Context of Covid-19

    CSaP Policy Fellows gathered online with Professor Frank Kelly and Dr Magda Osman for the first in a series of Resilience Seminars to reflect on the experience of doing public policy during these turbulent times.