Commissioned by UKRI, this summary report shares discussions with community representatives about how to improve the ways in which knowledge is produced, used and communicated across the UK. These discussions focused on how the research and innovation (R&I) system can more equitably involve those community groups and organisations with less power or representation.
An equitable future for research and innovation
Building sustained community involvement in knowledge production
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