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Science’s trust problem

Science, like the media, seeks to reset relations with the public

The incentive systems at many scientific establishments place little value on and offer few rewards for public engagement. In fact, many scientists are actively discouraged from engaging with the public.

The costs to science and society of clinging to inadequate and outmoded means of communication have become painfully clear in the past year, as scientific expertise has been ignored or shunted aside.


Trust, Media and Democracy

People need trusted news and information to make democracy…

Science & the Media

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Working to advance civic participation, solve problems and empower communities. Exploring all the connections. By Louise Lief.

Trust, Media and Democracy

People need trusted news and information to make democracy work.

Science & the Media

Written by

Working to advance civic participation, solve problems and empower communities. Exploring all the connections. By Louise Lief.

Trust, Media and Democracy

People need trusted news and information to make democracy work.

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