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How do you capture a thought? Stay tuned into this space for a glimpse into our think tank engine. This is a space for blueprint ideas. Here you will find updates to the type of ideas and projects that are still in the pipeline. Join us for snapshots of briefings, new ideas, brainstorming sessions on identified issues, current and future trends.  In the industry of ‘thinking’, this space is our way of thinking out loud.

  • b'huth hosting panels at International Conference on Public Policy 2017

    The team at b'huth is happy to be sharing that we will be hosting three panels at the International Conference on Public Policy 2017, organized by the International Public Policy Association. This biennial event provides policy academics, researchers and analysts with an opportunity to exchange research findings and insight on policy opportunities and challenges. 
    Learn more about the conference here »

    To submit a paper, please register on the conference website.
    To read the full call to paper and panel description of our panels highlighted below, search for the panel title from the conference panel list.


    T04P04 - The Relationship between Public Opinion and Public Policy: A Paradigm Shift


    The panel aims to establish an understanding of new engagement tactics and tools needed to empower the relationship between measuring public opinion and setting public policy. 
    Papers can consider: Case studies of  public opinion analysis methodology & new forms of measuring public opinion for public policy. 


    T17P03 - Youth Inclusion in Public Policy



    This panel aims to discuss the role of youth in public policy, both as the target of engagement strategies by governments and the growing need to expand the role of youth in public policy. The discussion's objective is to establish a holistic understanding of how the needs of youth and their expectations have changed, and how governments can take proactive measures to address them. 


    T09P09 - Innovation in Governance: luxury or necessity


    While governments globally face new challenges, innovation in governance gives hope to addressing external challenges & risks. As challenges like radicalization and xenophobia threatensocial cohesion, governments need innovative ways to govern areas like tolerance or inclusion to reestablish national values. Papers will examine public policies that apply modern technology or attempt unorthodox approaches to formulate or deliver public policy.


    For any inquiries about the panels, reach out to our team via info@bhuth.ae . 

  • Exploring the role of technology in development

    Following the success of the closed workshop held on the potential future of Yemen in a post conflict scenario, our core team explores a concept introduced during the discussion of the workshop. Could innovaton and technology play a role in strategy building? does it come after establishing infrastucture or can it play a part in rebuilding the social, physical and security infrastructure of yemen (or post conflict nations in general)? 


    stay tuned for more on this concept by b'huth.

  • Public Opinion Lab: a new indicator

    The editorial board of our Public Opinon Studies Centre reviews today the data and key findings for the most recent cycle of public opinion scanning in the UAE. 

    we're in the process of identifying trends and indicators for publics' sentiment. What's on the worry meter for the UAE. 

    We are also cooking up a new indicator, we'r having to look at best practice to understand more first before we share more and begin developing it. 


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