Policy Guides

Our new Policy Guides series will provide clear explanations and practical suggestions for how ecologists and others can engage with policymaking.

Policy Guides

An introduction to policymaking in the UK

Policy Guide 1

May 2017

(3 MB pdf)

Our first Policy Guide, written by BES members Rory O’Connor, Beccy Wilebore and Miriam Grace, provides an introduction to the policymaking process, focusing on the UK Government and Parliament, how policies are developed and the difference between policy and legislation.

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