Rationale for undertaking a Foresight exercise


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Typical reasons for starting a Foresight exercise

A Foresight exercise is usually launched when a region, nation or organisation finds itself facing a specific challenge. In the past a variety of situations have prompted public bodies to initiate and fund Foresight exercises:

Preparing long-term decisions:

Coping with challenges:

Related topics:

Foresight exercises address these challenges in a specific way:

Apart from these specific reasons for starting an exercise many exercises were launched because of the wide range of benefits that associated with the outcomes:

A closer look at some of the rationales for undertaking a Foresight exercise ...

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