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Making decisions in the face of uncertainty

Wednesday, 11 May 2016, 11:02 am | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

Please see attached, for your information, a document on Risk Assessment – Part 1 of a three-part series which will be released over the coming months (the complete series out later this year). More >>

International award recognises NZ's Chief Science Advisor

Friday, 12 February 2016, 4:33 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, Chief Science Advisor to the NZ Prime Minister will receive the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Award for Science Diplomacy on Saturday (NZ time) in Washington DC, USA. More >>

Science Advisor looks ahead to 2016 priorities

Monday, 21 December 2015, 12:53 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

As the year draws to a close, Sir Peter Gluckman, the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor is taking stock of the progress made in promoting the use of evidence in public policy formation and the Office’s work programme for the first half of 2016. More >>

Environment Commissioner Report on Sea Levels Welcomed

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 4:48 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

Sir Peter Gluckman, the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, welcomes the report by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment (PCE) on the expected impact of sea level rise for New Zealand. Entitled Preparing New Zealand for Rising Seas: ... More >>

NSSI offers encouraging vision for science

Monday, 5 October 2015, 2:42 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

The Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Sir Peter Gluckman is optimistic about the new National Statement of Science Investment (NSSI), but says increased funding will be needed to achieve its full potential. More >>

NSSI offers encouraging vision for science

Monday, 5 October 2015, 2:06 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

The Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Sir Peter Gluckman is optimistic about the new National Statement of Science Investment (NSSI), but says increased funding will be needed to achieve its full potential. More >>

WHO Commission on Obesity consultation in Auckland

Saturday, 25 July 2015, 11:17 am | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

WHO Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity to hold regional consultation in Auckland July 27-28 More >>

Tackling childhood obesity

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 1:13 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

Today the WHO released the interim report of the Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity . Sir Peter Gluckman is Co-Chair of this Commission arising from his research background and expertise, and independently of his role as Chief Science Advisor to the Prime ... More >>

First Global Conference on Science Advice to Governments

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 3:27 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

I want to welcome you to Auckland. When we planned this meeting we did not expect to be in the middle of an election campaign - an election which has been brought forward because NZ has the chance for the first time to be at G20 and there is broad ... More >>

NZ science: early warning for global trends

Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 11:43 am | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

Science advisor explains why more than 2000 science leaders will converge on Auckland next week. More >>

Sir Peter Gluckman welcomes opportunity for public feedback

Wednesday, 28 May 2014, 4:15 pm | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

Sir Peter Gluckman welcomes opportunity for public feedback on Government’s draft National Statement of Science Investment More >>

Sir Peter Gluckman to lead attack on Childhood Obesity

Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 10:19 am | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

Dr Margaret Chan, Director General of the World Health Organisation announced at the World Health Assembly on Monday in Geneva, the establishment of a Commission to end Childhood Obesity. Dr. Chan has named Sir Peter Gluckman, Science Advisor ... More >>

Science and public policy – reconciling two cultures

Monday, 19 May 2014, 11:30 am | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

In a number of countries including New Zealand, increasingly effective attempts are being made to bridge this gap and to more effectively integrate evidence-informed advice into decisions that affect us all. But ultimately there are limits to how ... More >>

Meeting of APEC Chief Science Advisors in Indonesia

Thursday, 4 July 2013, 9:24 am | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

The First Meeting of APEC Chief Science Advisors and Equivalents was held in Medan, Indonesia on 29-30 June 2013 and followed APEC Leaders’ approving a proposal for such a meeting put forward by New Zealand and Russia in 2012. More >>

 

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