The Wise Group: Research and Policy

The Research and Policy team enables the Wise Group to influence Westminster, Holyrood and other decision makers’ policies more effectively, and to contribute to the Wise Group’s continuous development through gaining a more sophisticated understanding of the needs of its client groups. The team: - Manages and produces responses to Government policy consultations and other policy commentaries - Explores, initiates and delivers additional policy influencing activities on key areas related to the organisation's operations - Contributes to formalised lobbying activities - Disseminates research findings to influence policy formulation - Works with a network of research and policy organisations collaboratively in policy influencing and policy responses - Advises and supports all Wise Group departments on how they can bring the knowledge and experience of their work to policy makers - Provides support for our Development Team and Delivery team in indentifying development oportunities and designing services.

The Wise Group