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Positive review of Sciencewise new Quality Framework published

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The new Framework for Assessing the Quality of Public Dialogue has been reviewed in Community Connections newsletter (22 June 2015), which is published by Community Research. The authors attended the Sciencewise suppliers day in March 2015.

The detailed review describes how the framework was produced following "extensive" consultation, lists the tricky questions it addresses and concludes "In our view, there are many challenges in getting pubic dialogue right and, whilst we have extensive experience in this area, we feel that any additional resources for policy makers and practitioners are very welcome." So, although they clearly don't need the framework themselves (with their 'extensive experience', they do see the value for others, which is positive.

Further reading: http://communityresearch.co.uk/a-new-checklist-for-public-dialogue/