Frequently Asked Questions
Sciencewise has produced a series of briefing papers to collate the existing evidence and experience from past dialogue projects to answer a number of frequently asked questions:
The full briefing paper can be downloaded by clicking here.
Alternatively click the following links to summaries of each of the FAQs.
FAQ 1: What is public dialogue?
FAQ 2: When should and shouldn’t public dialogue be used?
FAQ 3: Is public dialogue useful?
FAQ 4: Does public dialogue make a difference?
FAQ 5: Can the public contribute meaningfully?
FAQ 6: Is public dialogue worth the cost?
FAQ 7: How many people need to be involved?
FAQ 8: Do the public want to be involved?