Rethinking ethics review from a decolonial perspective

Doctoral researchers Raghavi Viswanath (Law), Anastasia Prokhorova (SPS), and Ophelia Nicole-Berva (SPS) unpack the construction of risk in fieldwork, consent as a process, and the issue of ‘giving back’ to communities being studied, in this takeaway from a workshop they organised.

Evidence and expertise in 21st century policy-making

The production and use of data for evidence-informed policy-making is ever more an expert’s game. Political scientist Prof Dr Gaby Umbach takes a nuanced look at ‘governing by knowing’.