HOST Policy Research: experts in research and evaluation
HOST Policy Research (HOST) specialises in research and evaluation in employment and skills, education, further education and training, and economic development. We operate from our offices in central Sussex and through a cross-UK network of HOST Associates and partner agencies. We provide a full range of qualitative and quantitative services for government departments and agencies, and others in the public, private and voluntary sectors.
Established in 1986, HOST has built up a strong track record across the public sector for practically focused research and accessible research findings.
Our goal is:
‘To provide practical, leading edge research and evaluation services to support policy development in areas including education, employment and enterprise development.’
HOST Policy Research is a trading name of HOST Research and Evaluation Services LLP. Registered in England and Wales Partnership No. OC366813
LATEST HOST NEWS
HOST Policy Research has been accredited to the Blue Level of the Steps to Environmental Management (STEM) accreditation scheme
Acas commissions HOST to evaluate the Acas Model Workplace Diagnostic Tool and the Acas E-learning Service
Updated version of HOST’s guide on Accessing and Using International Comparative Information now available
Revised version of HOST’s Guide to Official Statistics now available
Executive Summary of HOST’s interim report on evaluation of ASYE in social care now published
HOST appointed to LGA’s panel of consultants for Economic Growth Advisors Programme
Updated version of HOST’s Guide to Impact Assessment now available
HOST is added to Local Government Association's Approved Supplier List
BRDO commissions HOST to conduct research to develop an Economic Development and Regulation Toolkit
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