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Online public consultation in Brazil – Interview with Fabro Steibel

The Association for Progressive Communications (APC) recently published an interview with Fabro Steibel, one of the authors of the chapter on online public policy consultations, Policy, research and online public consultations in Brazil and Uruguay, published in Comunica’s recent book, Impact 2.0: New mechanisms for linking research and policy. The interview, in Spanish only, is […]

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Educación 2020 – Interview with Eduardo Araya

The Association for Progressive Communications (APC) recently published an interview with Eduardo Araya, one of the authors of the chapter on Educación 2020 published in Comunica’s recent book, Impact 2.0: New mechanisms for linking research and policy. The interview, in Spanish only, is on the APC website.

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Impact 2.0

This book features case studies and reports on the use of “web 2.0″ and social networking applications and services to increase the impact of research on policy in Latin America. During 2010 and 2011 Fundación Comunica, with funding from the International Development Research Centre (IDRC, Canada) and assistance from the Association for Progressive Communications (APC), […]

Comunica launches Impact 2.0 iGuide

Fundación Comunica, together with the Association for Progressive Communications (APC), has launched the Impact 2.0 iGuide: New mechanisms for linking research and policy, a guide designed to help researchers identify the right Web 2.0 tools for establishing links with policy makers, for building their online presence and credibility and for effectively communicating their research. Written […]

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Caribbean Impact 2.0

Thirty-five people, including participants, resource people and expert trainers, participated in Caribbean Impact 2.0: New mechanisms for linking research and policy, a two-day workshop in Kingston, Jamaica 22-23 February 2011. The workshop was the initial activity of an expert programme on new mechanisms for linking research and policy. It covered fundamentals in data visualisation techniques, […]

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Follow up to the workshop “Towards a Caribbean Open Institute: Data, Communications and Impact”

Before the year ends I want to let you know what we have been doing and thinking about as follow-up to the discussions we had on Communicating Research for Policy Influence during last July’s workshop “Towards a Caribbean Open Institute: Data, Communications and Impact”.

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