Research

Context Matters: a framework to support knowledge into policy

Context Matters: a framework to support knowledge into policy

In 2016, Politics & Ideas published the study “Going beyond ‘Context matters’”, a framework to help government organizations improve their use of knowledge for policy making by understanding context. This knowledge systematization effort was carried out with the crucial help…

Writing a case study for policy

Writing a case study for policy

In 2014, P&I published the capacity building document Writing a case study for policy, by Anne Lan Candelaria. For many practitioners, the most familiar and most used format for presenting our work is through writing a case study.  Case studies emerged…

Research and policy Global Development Network Topic Guide

Research and policy Global Development Network Topic Guide

In 2013 P&I, jointly with CIPPEC and Mendizabal Limited on behalf of GDNet, published Research and policy Global Development Network Topic Guide. ‘Evidence-based policy’ has become something of a holy grail for policymakers intent on formulating pragmatic, effective policies which work on…