My statement on the government’s science and innovation strategy – 17th December

by Liam Byrne | 17.12.14 | in: National news, Uncategorized, Universities, Science & Skills, Westminster

Responding to the publication of the government’s Science and Innovation strategy, Labour’s Shadow Minister for Universities, Science and Skills Liam Byrne MP said:

“After weeks of waiting for a long-term plan we’ve got a short-term muddle. Parts of this strategy can be welcomed for building on the approach of the last Labour government. But too many questions have sadly been left unanswered. There’s no dynamic thinking on how Whitehall can support innovation and we’ve still got no clue what the Minister means by ‘grand challenges’.”

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