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Social Sciences - 14.06.2021
West African young people hold key for policymakers to unlock region's potential - study
West African young people hold key for policymakers to unlock region’s potential - study
UK and European policymakers operating in West Africa should focus on the opportunities that young people and migration create for the region instead of simply trying to stop migrants travelling to Europe, a new study recommends.

Politics - Social Sciences - 11.06.2021
Opinion: Biden, the G-7 and the limits of multilateralism
President Biden's election victory led many to hope for meaningful progress on international issues, but there are multiple reasons why expectations should be tempered, say Dr Thomas Gift and Dr Julie Norman (Both UCL Centre on US Politics).

Social Sciences - Psychology - 11.06.2021

Campus - Social Sciences - 11.06.2021
UChicago’s Class of 2021 graduates tell their stories
New graduates reflect on what they've learned, and how their lives have changed This year, more than 3,000 people earned degrees from the University of Chicago-marking the end of one intellectual journey, and the beginning of another.

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 10.06.2021

Social Sciences - Career - 10.06.2021
Brown Institute for Media Innovation announces Magic Grant winners
Stanford graduate students are among recipients of grants aimed at fostering new tools and modes of expression.

Health - Social Sciences - 10.06.2021
Urgent support needed for unpaid carers
COVID-19 has exacerbated the challenges experienced by unpaid carers, cutting them off from important sources of support, a report from Cardiff University says.

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 09.06.2021
The UB and the UOC promote the first Spanish-speaking association of Specific Language Impairment researchers
The UB and the UOC promote the first Spanish-speaking association of Specific Language Impairment researchers
7.58% of children suffer from Specific Language Impairment (SLI). In other words, one or maybe two children in every classroom have this disorder, as roughly one ot of every 14 children are affected by it.

Social Sciences - 09.06.2021
New excavations in the Iberian sites of Kum-Castellet de Banyoles and Coll del Moro in Tivissa
New excavations in the Iberian sites of Kum-Castellet de Banyoles and Coll del Moro in Tivissa
Archaeologists of the University of Barcelona have conducted new excavations in the Iberian sites of Kum-Castellet de Banyoles and Coll del Moro in Serra d'Almos, both in the town of Tivissa (Ribera d'Ebre).

Environment - Social Sciences - 09.06.2021
There is hope in action
Brian Schmidt outlines why he and another 125 Nobel Laureates are calling on G7 leaders to act on climate change.

Social Sciences - Law - 08.06.2021
Reports highlight the harms faced by UK families threatened with a family member’s deportation
UK families living with a member's insecure immigration status and threat of deportation, face extreme and wide-ranging harm.

Social Sciences - 07.06.2021
Bernie’s mittens to BLM: People talk politics across online community groups with less venom
Those who study social media for trends in political discourse need to look further than sites dedicated to politics, as many meaningful-and sometimes less contentious-conversations are going on in everyday online communities, according to new research from the University of Michigan School of Information.

Social Sciences - Health - 04.06.2021
Traditional markets key to COVID-19 recovery plan
Traditional markets key to COVID-19 recovery plan
Traditional town and city centre markets could play a key role in the nation's economic and social recovery from the Coronavirus pandemic, according to new research.

Environment - Social Sciences - 04.06.2021
A social network for global ecosystem restoration
A social network for global ecosystem restoration
ETH spin-off Restor aims to increase the success rate of ecosystem restoration and conservation projects by connecting people with better data and ecological transparency.

Health - Social Sciences - 03.06.2021
Social Justice as Part of the Remedy for What Ails Us
New center in Sanford Institute for Empathy and Compassion focuses on issues in health care Eliminating racial inequity demands empathy and compassion, but also social justice.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 02.06.2021
A 'treasure' map of Indigenous history in Australia
A ’treasure’ map of Indigenous history in Australia
A new project at The Australian National University (ANU) shifts from the Australian history told from our colonial beginnings to one told by Aboriginal people, with stories that connect their recent past to the ancient history of their traditional lands.

Environment - Social Sciences - 02.06.2021
Climate change migration
April saw a 20-year high in the number of people stopped at the U.S./Mexico border, and President Joe Biden recently raised the cap on annual refugee admissions.

Social Sciences - Economics / Business - 02.06.2021
Lockdown review: Face-to-face exchange makes adolescents happier than online contact
Online contact could not replace face-to-face contact during the second school lockdown / Report on the results of the SOCIALBOND project on social integration in adolescence During the second school lockdown, students suffered above all from limited face-to-face contact with friends.

Criminology / Forensics - Social Sciences - 02.06.2021
Urban crime decreased by 80% in Barcelona during lockdown
Urban crime decreased by 80% in Barcelona during lockdown
The lockdown policies that resulted from the COVID-19 epidemic involved an important decrease in urban crimes director of the Research Group on Children and Adolescent Victimization ( GReVIA ) of the UB.

Social Sciences - 02.06.2021
Tackling unacceptable behaviour in our community
Sasha Roseneil, UCL's Pro-Provost (Equity and Inclusion), outlines a plan of action following media reports of sexism and racism in the Bartlett School of Architecture.

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 02.06.2021

Social Sciences - Health - 01.06.2021
LGBTQ series ’In the Life’ remains as relevant as ever
When New York City police raided a gay club in June 1969, it led to six days of violence and protest, which became known as the Stonewall riots.

Psychology - Social Sciences - 01.06.2021
Opinion: Covid’s ’lost generation’ may be more resilient than we think
The fact most mental health problems begin in adolescence doesn't mean that most adolescents will suffer mental illness, writes Honorary Lecturer Dr Lucy Foulkes (UCL Psychology & Language Sciences).

Law - Social Sciences - 28.05.2021

Campus - Social Sciences - 27.05.2021

Event - Social Sciences - 27.05.2021

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 27.05.2021
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