A New Agenda for Sustainable Development

summary:

The overall goal of the Sustainable Development Research Network is to contribute to sustainable development in the United Kingdom by facilitating the better use of evidence and research in policy-making. This report aims to contribute to this goal by identifying:

  • current knowledge gaps, research opportunities and UK policy needs for cross-cutting research on sustainable development issues
  • key priorities for such research
  • barriers to the promotion and implementation
  • recommendation for funding bodies to overcome these barriers
  • measures to improve the use of research in sustainable development policy-making and practice

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