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Acume provides social and behavioural science insights from diverse researchers to empower NGOs and governments in creating evidence-based and socially impactful programmes and policies. 

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Acume makes it effortless to leverage academic expertise into the real world. With concise scholarly insights and a network of academic consultants, we empower professional changemakers with diverse wisdom to drive greater social impact.

Find diverse perspectives and indigenous knowledge for more tailored, impactful and inclusive decision-making that works for the community.

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We take down barriers to reliable information, ensuring free and open knowledge for all

Our format transforms academic papers into quick, comprehensible reads, highlighting its real-world relevance to maximise social impact

By foregrounding diverse and indigenous perspectives, we challenge dominant views and advance the decolonisation of your work

We accelerate social impact and professional growth by fostering active knowledge exchange and collaboration between academia and industry.

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"We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them"

Albert Einstein

"No culture has a monopoly on wisdom, no culture embodies all the great values, and therefore each culture has a great deal to learn from others, through dialogue."

Bhikhu Parekh

"Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress in every society"

Kofi Annan

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