The Alliance for Useful Evidence champions the use of evidence in social policy and practice. 

The Alliance is a UK-wide network that promotes the use of high quality evidence to inform decisions on strategy, policy and practice. We do this through advocacy, publishing research, sharing ideas and advice, and holding events and training. If you are interested in the use of evidence in policy making, then you should join our free network of over 3000 individuals across the world.

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Under Construction: Get involved with our UK Evidence Map Refresh

The Alliance is excited to be working on the UK Evidence Map refresh to reflect the diversity across this vast and complex landscape, and hopes to launch this online resource this summer.  If you would like to be involved, or tell us who you think is missing, please get in contact.  Read more.





Upcoming events

Evidence Masterclass: Public Health, Wales

The Evidence masterclass provides an interactive learning experience for senior influencers and practitioners who want to become smart consumers of research. The Masterclass for Public Health services in Wales is an adapted course to consider the use of evidence in policymaking in Wales, specifically in the areas of health and public health from a Local Authority and Charities perspective.

Wednesday 8th of November 2017
Cardiff TBC 9:30am - 4:00pm

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Previous events

Post-Truth: What is it and what can we do about it?

On 12 July the Alliance is hosting a panel discussion in Newport, Wales in partnership with the Royal Statistical Society on how the evidence world and those working with data and statistics respond to the challenges of a "post truth" narrative.

Wednesday 12th of July 2017
Tredegar House , Newport, Wales, NP10 8YW

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Evidence Works 2016

Highlights from Evidence Works 2016: A Global Forum for Government

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