Our values

  • Giving people a voice on the issues that matter to society
  • Ensuring all those with a stake in a discussion are given the opportunity to express their views
  • Creating safe, independent and welcoming spaces in which people can share their views however complex or emotionally challenging the issue
  • Using robust, evidence based information on which to base our discussions
  • Engaging stakeholders, scientists, analysists, researchers, policy-makers and shapers on an equal footing with members of the public
  • Allowing time to reflect during a public engagement programme
  • Using a rich range of methods for gathering qualitative findings
  • Using those findings to make policy recommendations
  • Having the highest standards of quality control on everything we do