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What is public engagement?
Who are the public?
Why does public engagement matter?
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Public engagement and the REF
REF 2014: the story so far
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Evaluating public engagement
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The EDGE tool
Manifesto for Public Engagement
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The culture change journey
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NCCPE projects & services
Engage Researchers' Academy
Public Engagement Professionals Network
About the Engage Competition
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Images of Public Engagement 2018
Research for All Journal
Catalyst Seed Fund
Community-University Partnership Initiative
Genome Editing Public Engagement Synergy
Museum-University Partnership Initiative
National Forum for Public Engagement in STEM
STFC Wonder Match
Wellcome Centre Support Programme
What Works: Public Engagement in Practice
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26 / 02 / 2019
Public engagement holiday reads
08 / 08 / 2018
Sophie Duncan recommends her top holiday reads inspired by the new issue of Research for All.
Improving funding models for public engagement with STEM
25 / 07 / 2018
David Owen provides an insight into recent work led by the National Forum for Public Engagement for STEM.
Boosting university involvement in civic leadership
23 / 07 / 2018
Robin Hambleton, Emeritus Professor of City Leadership at UWE Bristol, encourages universities to become high profile place-based leaders.
How do you visualise culture change?
10 / 07 / 2018
NCCPE team choose their images of culture change. Enter our competition by 16th July.
The potential of library-university partnerships
05 / 07 / 2018
Have you considered collaborating with public libraries to deliver public engagement? Let the Arts Council know what you think.
Research for All journal: what have we learned so far?
17 / 04 / 2018
Sophie Duncan introduces the third issue of Research for All and reflects on her learning from co-editing an interdisciplinary journal.
UKRI leaves the starting blocks: how will public engagement fare?
15 / 03 / 2018
Paul Manners, NCCPE Director, reflects on the role of public engagement within UKRI which will be lead by Sir Mark Walport from April.
It's time to get creative about public engagement in innovation policy
28 / 02 / 2018
Tom Saunders from Nesta introduces their new 'Everyone Makes Innovation Policy' grants programme.
Social media – a ‘go-go’ or ‘no-go’ for quality public engagement?
12 / 02 / 2018
How is social media being used to engage the public with research?