ISEED Project

The objective of ISEED is to identify, through an analysis of a variety of types of, and experiments in, public engagement on science-related questions and activities, generalizable characteristics and conditions that cultivate active and productive citizen participation in public deliberation. The aim is to construct a novel concept of ā€˜deliberative participationā€™ designed to enhance both…

TRESCA

The European project Trustworthy, Reliable and Engaging Scientific Communication Approaches (TRESCA) has as its main objective the understanding of the expectations of the public and experts on science communication. The activities will involve researchers, journalists and public decision-makers to develop effective public communication practices and promote better information quality, transparency and the design of innovative and effective tools. The project will use qualitative and…

Webinar “Path of trust for better science communication”

The CONCISE project presents the results of an investigation on the perception of science among European citizens   The CONCISE project, coordinated by the ScienceFlows research group of the University of Valencia, presents this Friday, January 22, between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and by telematic means, the conclusions of an investigation on the perception…

To boost vaccination rates, invest in trust

In a global health crisis, clear and trustworthy communication among institutions, experts and citizens is crucial. Recent data from Italy, in line with those from several other countries, show that a significant proportion of citizens either do not plan to get vaccinated against Covid-19 (21%), or would rather not be among the first to receive…

European Researcher’s Night will return on November 27

SHARPER will take place on November 27, 2020 in the cities of Ancona, Cagliari, Catania, L’Aquila, Macerata, Nuoro, Palermo, Pavia, Perugia, Terni, Torino and Trieste to tell the passion, discoveries and challenges of researchers from all over Europe through exhibitions, shows, concerts, games, conferences and hundreds of other initiatives aimed at the general public. Observa,…

Policy Brief online CONCISE Project

POLICY BRIEF CONCISE On the 18th of November 2020, from 11.00 to 13.30 CET, the EU-funded project CONCISE Communication role on perception and beliefs of EU Citizens about Science will host an online EU Policy Dialogue on Science Communication. Building on recent European Commission attention to science communication within the H2020 ā€œScience with and for…