Knowledge Exchange at CRFR: Past, present, future
CRFR set out with the aim to make research accessible to policy-makers and practitioners, and to act as a focal point for research on families and relationships. Over ten years it has emerged as a leader in the knowledge exchange field with its activities being acknowledged as ‘outstanding’ by the ESRC, as a ‘market leader’ by the Scottish Government and the Scottish Funding Council. This briefing reflects on ten years of knowledge exchange (KE) activities at CRFR from 2001-2011 and looks to the future. It discusses CRFR’s approach to KE, showcases some highlights of its KE activities, and identifies challenges for the future.