What We Do
PERITIA investigates the conditions under which people trust expertise used for informing public policy. Funded by the EU programme Horizon 2020, the project brings together philosophers, social and natural scientists, policy experts, ethicists, psychologists, media specialists and civil society organisations to conduct a comprehensive multi-disciplinary research.
Trust in a Changing World
Videos of the PEriTiA Inaugural Symposium are now available. Hosted by the University College Dublin (UCD) on 2 March 2020, the event brought together leading scholars to discuss trust in and the trustworthiness of policy related expert opinion in today’s changing world.
The COVID-19 outbreak has become a real-time test for the role of experts in governance. Scientists and experts are in the spotlight of daily debates. Excellent, timely and independent science…
PERITIA's consortium partner University College Dublin is interested in hosting applications for the Marie Skłodowska Curie Individual Fellowship 2020 call.…