New publication on science-policy interfaces

Rob Tinch has been working with Median SCP  on the SPIRAL project, examining science policy interfaces for biodiversity, and in particular the ways in which different objectives, structures and processes interact with the perceived credibility, relevance and legitimacy of SPIs and the information they broker.  See Sarkki, S, Niemelä, J, Tinch, R, van den Hove, S, Watt, A and Young, J (2013) “Balancing credibility, relevance and legitimacy: A critical assessment of trade-offs in science–policy interfaces” Science and Public Policy first published online August 28, 2013.  doi:10.1093/scipol/sct046