A reminder of what happens when science is not listened to in policy making (and why)

When evidence does not matter ā€“ What Brazil teaches us about the fragility of evidence based policymaking

This sheds light on the disturbing fact that scientific evidence can and has been utterly ignored when it contradicts the dominant interests in majoritarian and relatively closed political systems

A Post by Flavia Donadelli at the LSE at: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/2020/07/22/when-evidence-does-not-matter-what-brazil-teaches-us-about-the-fragility-of-evidence-based-policymaking/

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