Policy application of science - Science for Defra presentation

Professor David Fowler FRS CBE of the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology gave a keynote presentation to the Science for Defra conference at the Royal Society, London in March 2017. Prof Fowler spoke about the policy application of science, particularly in relation to air quality policy and environmental quality.

View the slides from his presentation below:

The two-day conference provided an opportunity for academics, government scientists and policymakers to discuss how science can inform environmental, food and rural policy. Presentations covered a range of areas of interest to Defra with speakers highlighting the application of scientific evidence.

Additional information

More details of the conference: Science for Defra: excellence in the application of evidence

See the agenda for the 2-day event

Staff page of Prof David Fowler, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

 

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