‘Global Strategic Trends – The Future Starts Today’ was published on Monday 15 October by the Ministry of Defence’s (MOD) thinktank, the Development, Concept and Doctrine Centre (DCDC). The document provides a strategic context for those involved in long-term policy, …
The Government Office for Science (GOS) are recruiting graduate interns to work on a wide range of important, high-profile science and policy issues. Two current interns talk about their experiences. Sam Patel, Futures and Foresight team intern I joined the …
It is common knowledge that girls outperform boys at school in almost every subject, and that more women than men now go to university.
Britain has struggled to produce economically valuable skills for over 130 years. How can this be fixed?
Especially since the surge in university and college enrolments around 1990, Britain's workforce has become very much more educated.
Learning occurs in all workplaces as part of everyday activity. So why do some workplaces create more learning opportunities than others?
Learning is good for your health, your wealth, your civic engagement, and for your family’s future prospects.
Our working lives are becoming longer as the UK population ages.
Professor Mike Campbell's new evidence review for Foresight explores why we need to change the type and level of skills in the UK.
People in the UK are living longer than ever - a major achievement of modern science and healthcare.