4 main elements to TIPC Programme

Policy experiments & formative evaluation with Transformation Lab (MoTIL)

Programme of learning for transformations and transitions to sustainability

Research agenda for Transformative Innovation Policy

Regional hubs to support implementation and delivery of SDGs

1 new approach to Science, Technology & Innovation

Transformative Innovation Policy (TIP) for Sustainable Development Goals.

Founded by a team at the Science Policy Research Unit at the University of Sussex Business School led by Johan Schot, Professor of Global History & Sustainability Transitions. Coordinated by SPRU; Utrecht University’s Centre for Global Challenges in the Netherlands; and INGENIO the science & innovation unit at the Polytechnic of Valencia.

9 members and associates

9 core and associate members, including national agencies for Science, Technology and Innovation in China, Colombia, Ghana, Finland, Kenya, Norway, Senegal, South Africa and Sweden.

Global North learning from

Global South and vice-versa

Plus South from South, and North from North

Co-creation between academics, policymakers and communications specialists

to produce knowledge and tools for policy with transformative outcomes

4 TIP Hubs

The TIP approach grows around the world

The TIP Research Network, which brings together 4 other networks, develops the research and knowledge infrastructure on for sustainability transitions and transformations. The next conference is January 2022.

12 transformative outcomes for countries to meet Sustainable Development Goals


TIPC community previews new TIP Resource Lab

Summary report on the first learning event for the TIP Resource Lab: members and partners joined practitioners and researchers from around the world last month to preview this new online platform, which will will showcase tools, actions and learning from...

TIP Resource Lab: Snapshot of experience

A snapshot of experience testing the pentagonal map for system analysis tool. This blog will be added to the resource collection when the TIP Resource Lab goes live. The pentagonal map for system analysis tool was tested in June 2022,...