Reducing the Knowledge-Practice Gap: A New Method Applied to Crime Prevention

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This article reports on a synthetic methodology used to reduce the gap between evaluations and policy-making. The authors report on a review of the effectiveness of international violence prevention programmes and discuss how these findings were disseminated to policy-makers. The findings were immediately adopted by the Dutch government and this article explains how and why.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)245-251
JournalPublic Money & Management
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007

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