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Institute for Science, Society and Policy

The Institute for Science, Society and Policy is a cross-faculty Institute at the University of Ottawa exploring the links between science, society and policy.

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New ISSP EDI Report
7 Good Practices for EDI in Research, Teaching & KMb
New ISSP EDI Report

7 Good Practices for EDI in Research, Teaching & KMb

On September 28th, 2022, the ISSP launched a new project report, titled "From concept to action: Good practices for EDI in research, KMb, and teaching…
McGillQueen's University Press
Kelly Bronson
McGillQueen's University Press

The Immaculate Conception of Data

ISSP Core Member, Professor Kelly Bronson's new book "The Immaculate Conception of Data: Agribusiness, Activists, and Their Shared Politics of the Fut…
OAFRI
Patricia Larkin
OAFRI

Ontario Agri-food Research Initiative

A successful application to the Ontario Agri-food Research Initiative is providing funding for Patricia Larkin, ISSP senior research associate, to pub…

Blogs

Research
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Reconciliation in action – co-creating opportunities with Indigenous women

As part of National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, many may wonder what else we can do to move reconciliation forward.
Research
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Research

Four reasons we should think twice about a data-driven approach to agricultural sustainability

Precision agriculture is so-called because people believe that farmers’ management decisions will be optimized and made more precise if they are infor…
Research
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Research

The ISSP in 2022-2023: A Sneak Peak of our Research, Teaching and Outreach Programming

Welcome to this first blog of the ISSP’s 2022-2023 academic year. In it, I give a preview of key research, teaching and outreach activities in the com…

Events

Implementing equity, diversity, and inclusiveness (EDI) in Canadian science policy: What have we learnt so far? What is the path forward?
Nov 3

Implementing EDI in Canadian science policy

On November 3rd, 2022, the ISSP will host a virtual panel as part of the 2022 Canadian Science Policy Conference  (CSPC) titled Implementing equity, d…

Food for Thought: Good Practices for EDI in Research, Teaching & KMb
Sep 29

Food for Thought: Good Practices for EDI in Research, Teaching & KMb

On September 29th 2022, the ISSP is hosting Food for Thought, a virtual panel discussion, on its new project report, titled From concept to action: Go…

Energy
Jun 15

A More Complete Roadmap: Overcoming Obstacles on Canada's Net Zero Journey

On Wednesday, June 15th 2022, from 8:30AM to 5PM, the ISSP and Positive Energy hosted a conference featuring a variety of speakers and industry repres…

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