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What Works Network

The best available evidence

The What Works Network ensures that the best available evidence on ‘what works’ is available to the people who make decisions on public services.

What Work Centres

The network is made up of 13 What Works Centres covering some of our most pressing social problems.

The Evidence Quarter is a shared space for the What Works movement and other like-minded organisations.

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Competition could be key to a successful health kick

March 25, 2021
This piece is part of a series in which Michael Sanders describes the findings of papers that have been languishing without being released, as he publishes them over the next several months. “You don’t have to run faster than the bear to get away. You just have to run faster than the guy next to…

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The EQ Guest Speaker: Robbie Tilleard

12th February 2021
We were delighted to have Robbie Tilleard as a guest speaker at The EQ to discuss ‘Increasing happiness at work: approaches in behavioural science, policy & technology.’ Robbie is the Head of People Science and Solutions for Humu in EMEA. Humu is a behavioural change company that makes work better through science, machine learning, and a…