Public policy hub

The University of Stirling is a research-led institution, delivering research that has a positive impact on communities worldwide: informing policy, influencing decisions, and changing lives. Our researchers work closely with government, parliamentarians and civil society, placing evidence and academic rigour at the heart of policymaking.

The Stirling public policy hub brings together the latest insights, evidence and commentary from our researchers, in a one-stop-shop for policymakers. By connecting politicians, decision makers, and practitioners with our world-leading research, we can help deliver evidence-based policy that meets the grand challenges facing society, from climate change and food security, to intergenerational wellbeing.


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Stirling policy blog

Read the latest insights from our researchers on topical and emerging policy debates.

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Policy briefings

Access policy briefing papers summarising our research.

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Find an expert

Use our search function to find a relevant expert at the University.

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COP26 bite-sized lectures

Stirling researchers explore the critical challenges facing world leaders at the landmark international conference.

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Covid-19 bite-sized lectures

Our academics give an overview of how their area of interest has been impacted by Covid-19.

Contact us

University of Stirling Communications team

+ 44 (0) 1786 466687

Twitter: @StirUniNews