POST - Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

POST is Parliament's in-house source of independent, balanced and accessible analysis of public policy issues related to science and technology.

POST Publications


POST provides balanced and accessible overviews of research from across the biological, physical and social sciences, and engineering and technology. We place the findings of this research in a policy context for Parliamentary use.

POST Events

POST runs seminars, receptions and other events on science and technology topics.

About POST

The Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) is Parliament’s in-house source of scientific advice.

Areas of work

Projects being carried out by POST staff and fellows are listed in this section, as well as projects that have been approved by the Board but not yet begun.

Africa programme

Ugandan parliament

With funding from the Gatsby Charitable Foundation, POST ran a programme to help African parliaments strengthen their capacity in science and technology.

Contact POST

7 Millbank

T: 020 7219 2840
F: 020 7219 2849

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