College of Social SciencesUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa
Public Policy Center . College of Social Sciences . University of Hawaii at Manoa

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The University of Hawai'i at Manoa, College of Social Sciences Public Policy Center ("PPC") brings together expertise, commitment, and a strong desire to enhance the quality of community life through teaching, research, civic engagement and interdisciplinary work towards the development and analysis of good public policies.


Citizens’ Jury for the Constitutional Convention Ballot Question

Major Programs within the Public Policy Center

The Hawaii Energy Policy Forum

The Hawai'i Energy Policy Forum
A unique experiment in collaborative energy planning and policy making. It includes representatives from business, government, and the community. The intent is to incorporate many different perspectives and the broadest possible experience into the design of a flexible, forward-looking energy strategy.
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