STEPS Centre

Founding Year: 2007

Staff: 26


Ian Scoones (Co-Director) and Andy Stirling (Co-Director)

STEPS Centre
(2007; Sussex, UK; 26 staff;

A global research and policy engagement centre “bringing together development studies and science & technology studies.” It “explores how poor and marginalised people can be involved in identifying and diagnosing problems, as well as deciding what to do. This often involves challenging power and assumptions, and exploring many different values, perspectives and possible futures.”

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Leadership: Ian Scoones (Co-Director) and Andy Stirling (Co-Director)

STEPS Centre contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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