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Climate Change: Less than Half Say UK Government Motivated by Improving Lives of Future Generations

Climate Change: Less than Half Say UK Government Motivated by Improving Lives of Future Generations

Less than half (45%) of the UK public think that, when it comes to climate change, the government is motivated…

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Public Hugely Underestimate Scientific Consensus on Climate Change, PERITIA Study Finds

Public Hugely Underestimate Scientific Consensus on Climate Change, PERITIA Study Finds

The public in six European nations are hugely underestimating the extent of the scientific consensus on climate change, according to…

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New Research Paper on Trust in Scientists and Medical Experts Regarding Covid-19 Vaccines

New Research Paper on Trust in Scientists and Medical Experts Regarding Covid-19 Vaccines

Are scientists and medical experts the most suitable figures to convince the general public to get vaccinated? Research from PERITIA…

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PERITIA Partners Discuss Trust in Expertise across Europe

PERITIA Partners Discuss Trust in Expertise across Europe

On 20/21 June 2022, after two long years of pandemic restrictions, researchers and team members representing the 11 PERITIA consortium…

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Congratulations to the Winners of the Youth on Trust Awards!

Congratulations to the Winners of the Youth on Trust Awards!

We are happy to announce the winners of the European student competition Youth on Trust Awards. Following the deliberations of the…

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Youth on Trust Awards Finalists Announced

Youth on Trust Awards Finalists Announced

We are happy to share the finalists of the European student competition Youth on Trust Awards. The initiative invites students…

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Protecting own reputation and making money seen as motivating governments’ and scientists’ Covid responses to different degrees

Protecting own reputation and making money seen as motivating governments’ and scientists’ Covid responses to different degrees

When it comes to Covid-19, a majority of people think their government is motivated by building or protecting its own…

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Seven in Ten People Think That Nearly all Scientists Agree That Vaccines Are Safe – PERITIA Survey

Seven in Ten People Think That Nearly all Scientists Agree That Vaccines Are Safe – PERITIA Survey

There is no full agreement on the safety of vaccines across six European countries, even though the World Health Organisation…

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Negative Feelings towards Government Are Highest in Poland and UK – PERITIA Survey

Negative Feelings towards Government Are Highest in Poland and UK – PERITIA Survey

Negative feelings about national governments and the European Commission are general among six surveyed European countries and stand in strong…

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