“Diversity makes science better”
Elizabeth Rasekoala, President of African Gong
Elizabeth Rasekoala, President of African Gong, defends the importance of science as a tool for social transformation and talks to us about the need for acquiring basic scientific literacy in order to be able to think critically.
“Living in a bad neighbourhood and poor-quality housing makes progress very difficult”
Sorcha Edwards, Secretary General of Housing Europe
Poor housing conditions have repercussions on the health and progress of citizens. Sorcha Edwards, secretary general of Housing Europe, talks to us about the relationship between housing and social inclusion.
“More must be done to ensure that the investment that we are making in research is really delivering what we need”
James Wilsdon, professor of research policy at the University of Sheffield
How should the social impact of research be measured? James Wilsdon, professor at the University of Sheffield, talks to us about the need for “responsible metrics”.