Turn your research into a policy brief
A policy brief is a concise summary of an issue, the policy options to deal with it, and recommendations on the best option. Use it to engage with policymakers, government bodies, business people, NGOs, CSOs.
This is for you if...
✔️ You are ready to engage with policymakers
✔️ Your research contains direct policy implications
✔️ Your findings impact upon policy
✔️ You are ready to make an impact
✔️ You realise that your research can be useful beyond academia
Policy briefs are ideal for engaging with policymakers or industry representatives. Make it easy for those who can shape policy to see how your research can inform their day-to-day activity. A policy brief is ideal to start a dialogue with stakeholders and position yourself as an expert in your field. Choose ‘policy brief’ as your visual product for a bronze, silver or gold service.
Below is a comparison between all the visual products we offer based on the audience they are most suited for, how formal they are, how long they take to produce, how visually impactful they are and how suitable they are for telling the story of your research.
Which format is best to present your research findings?
|Audience most suited for||Policymakers, Government bodies, Industry, NGOs, CSOs||Poliycmakers, Government bodies, Industry, NGOs, CSOs, Media||Government bodies, End users, Industry, General public, Media||Partners on the ground, End users, General public|
|Formal (F) or Informal (I)||F||F||I||I|
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|Suitable for storytelling||X||X||√||√|