UK Election 2015 – Science and Engineering in Government
01 Apr 2015
This briefing is one of a set of three briefing that were sent to each of the main political parties ahead of the 2015 General election. This briefing outline actions linked to the use of research and evidence in policy making and parliamentary scrutiny.
CaSE developed its positions in consultation with our members and the wider science and engineering community, through a series of Opinion Forum meetings in 2014. We have distilled the high level messages from these meetings to form the basis of our advocacy and campaigning work in the run-up to the election.
Read CaSE’s representation to HM Treasury for Spring Budget 2024.
On 30th January, Labour announced its plan for the life sciences sector. CaSE welcomes the proposals and encourages Labour to extend their commitments to the whole science and innovation sector.
DSIT released a series of announcements as it marked its first anniversary on 9th February 2024. Below we take a look at some of these updates.
A General Election year presents a real opportunity for the R&D sector to make our voices heard.