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Making the Green New Deal Happen Blog Series 2021

This new TIPC Blog Series discusses how, by shining a Transformative Innovation Policy (TIP) perspective on the green new deals that are happening, not just in Europe, but around the world the outcomes could be transformed.

South Africa Water Experiment Blog Series

This blog series reflects the experiences of the teams in the debut South Africa TIP experiment, as they navigated through the TIPC Methodology to overlay the TIP theory of change on to their Living Catchments water provision and security project. This project works to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal 6: Water for All.


June: the summer of Transformative Innovation Policy?

25 JUNE 2018 For those interested in Transformative Innovation Policy, June was an exciting month, with two great conferences: the annual gathering of the Forum on Studies of Research and Innovation Policies (Eu-SPRI), held in Paris, and the International Sustainability...

The view from Sweden: TIPC’s inaugural workshop meeting

FREDRIC BAUER, JOHAN CLEMENTE AND JOHAN MIÖRNER | 23 MARCH 2017 The Transformative Innovation Policy Consortium’s (TIPC) first gathering to discuss inception phase work was at the University of Lund, Sweden in Feburary 2017, hosted by CIRCLE – the Centre for Innovation,...

TIPC aims outlined in Pan-Africa workshop

14 JULY 2017 In June, the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) based at the University of Sussex and the Tanzanian Government Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH) co-hosted a workshop in Dar es Salaam to discuss Transformative Innovation Policy and...

A story of Finnish foresight & paradox

  27 MARCH 2017 Many economists have questioned why, in the main, their discipline neglected to foresee the global economic crisis of 2008. This failure of foresight extended, even in our era of hyper-globalisation, to some national governments who incorrectly...