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Politics, Social Research and Think Tanks

Roles in politics, social research and think tanks

Working in politics can involve lobbying, gathering information on policy, and administration to support political activity. The main employers are charities, non-governmental organisations, parties, trade unions and companies.

Schemes to increase diversity in politics

Various schemes exist to help increase diversity in this sector

Related sectors

The following sectors may also be of interest:


Competitions are an excellent opportunity to develop your skills, work with your peers and receive mentoring or advice from professionals in the field: