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Campus - Social Sciences - 19.04.2024
On UCL's LGBTQ+ Action Plan: A conversation with Equity & Inclusion Officer Ahmad Ismail
On UCL’s LGBTQ+ Action Plan: A conversation with Equity & Inclusion Officer Ahmad Ismail

Campus - Social Sciences - 18.04.2024
Spotlight on... Sam Balch
Spotlight on... Sam Balch

Social Sciences - 17.04.2024
New publication in leading Social Networks journal
New publication in leading Social Networks journal

Health - Social Sciences - 16.04.2024
Claudia Zimmermann receives OeGEpi Prize of the Society for Epidemiology
Claudia Zimmermann, a member of the Department of Epidemiology at MedUni Vienna's Center for Public Health, has been awarded this year's Best Paper Award by the Austrian Society for Epidemiology for

Environment - Social Sciences - 16.04.2024
Helping municipalities cope with flooding
Helping municipalities cope with flooding

Social Sciences - Environment - 16.04.2024
Nationwide survey reveals fresh insights about community perceptions of large-scale solar
Survey: Perceptions of Large-Scale Solar Project Neighbors: Results From a National Survey Among residents living within 3 miles of large-scale solar energy developments, positive attitudes about the

Politics - Social Sciences - 10.04.2024
Study on "anti-gender" policy in Switzerland and Europe
A Europe-wide research project shows where and how "anti-gender" policies manifest themselves in different countries. It also exists in Switzerland, as a partial study by the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, the University of Lausanne and the University of Fribourg shows. 'Anti-gender' policy refers to efforts aimed at restricting sexual and gender diversity and gender equality.

Politics - Social Sciences - 09.04.2024
Business as usual isn’t enough when it comes to Australia’s national security

Law - Social Sciences - 09.04.2024
Berkeley Law students push to address ’the vastness of animal suffering’
Guess Who's Coming to Jury Duty?: How the Failure to Collect Juror Demographic Data Contributes to Whitewashing the Jury Box Whitewashing the Jury Box: How California Perpetuates the Discriminatory E

Politics - Social Sciences - 09.04.2024
Mexico’s landmark election: A historic shift ahead

Psychology - Social Sciences - 08.04.2024
Making mural art helps teens cope
Making mural art helps teens cope
School of Psychoeducation doctoral candidate Rocio Macabena Perez finds that UdeM's extracurricular Art en tête program reduces depressive symptoms in Quebec high-school students.

Health - Social Sciences - 05.04.2024
Analysis: Person-centred health care means ensuring that affected communities are research leaders
In the field of Indigenous health, challenging systemic issues in health systems is achievable through partnerships with affected people and communities, writes Professor Sandy Oliver (Ioe, UCL's Faculty of Education and Society) alongside colleagues in The Conversation. Studies show that people often do not have opportunities to engage in health-related decision-making with their health-care providers.

Social Sciences - 05.04.2024
Volunteering enhances life satisfaction among Syrian refugee women
Volunteering enhances life satisfaction among Syrian refugee women
A new study shows that participating in a volunteer program to promote literacy in children helped Syrian refugee women feel more satisfied with their lives.

Social Sciences - 04.04.2024
Unprecedented field work leads to new book about how to stop youth suicide from spreading
Unprecedented field work leads to new book about how to stop youth suicide from spreading

Health - Social Sciences - 04.04.2024
Historic grant to improve intersex people’s health and wellbeing

Social Sciences - Politics - 04.04.2024
Indigenous contributions are essential for intercultural state-building
Indigenous contributions are essential for intercultural state-building
Bolivia is at the forefront in terms of its constitutional framework, the presence of indigenous professionals in public administration and the successful projection of a pro-Mother Earth rhetoric in international fora-, thus Cletus Gregor Barié, cultural anthropologist.

Social Sciences - Health - 04.04.2024
Social media use linked to increased risk of cigarette and e-cigarette use in teens
Time spent on social media was associated with an increased risk of cigarette and e-cigarette use in teenagers, according to new research. The study, led by researchers at the University of Glasgow, found that teens who were on social media for more than two hours a day, were more than two and half times more likely to smoke cigarettes and more than three times more likely to use e-cigarettes, when compared to those who used social media for 1 to less than 30 minutes a day.

Politics - Social Sciences - 03.04.2024
UC3M coordinates an EU-funded network to promote research on radical polarisation

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 03.04.2024
Last chance to record archaic Greek language 'heading for extinction'
Last chance to record archaic Greek language ’heading for extinction’

Health - Social Sciences - 29.03.2024
Changes to U.S. data collection on race, ethnicity could be a boon to public health
Research by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, other campus units contributed to the government's revision process Nation, World + Society Research by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Resear

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 28.03.2024
Q&A: UW researcher discusses the vital role of Indigenous librarians

Social Sciences - Campus - 28.03.2024
UBC experts on International Transgender Day of Visibility
UBC experts on International Transgender Day of Visibility

Campus - Social Sciences - 27.03.2024
'We don't fix personal problems, we fix the environment and culture'
’We don’t fix personal problems, we fix the environment and culture’

Social Sciences - 27.03.2024
Celebrating Trans Day of Visibility 2024 at UCL
Celebrating Trans Day of Visibility 2024 at UCL

Environment - Social Sciences - 27.03.2024
The 2024 wildfire season has started - here's what we need to know
The 2024 wildfire season has started - here’s what we need to know

Social Sciences - Administration - 27.03.2024
One in six school-aged children experiences cyberbullying, finds new WHO/Europe study
The World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe today released the second volume of the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study, which focuses on patterns of bullying and peer violence.

Social Sciences - Philosophy - 26.03.2024
Between freedom and jealousy: The phenomenon of open relationships
Between freedom and jealousy: The phenomenon of open relationships

Social Sciences - 25.03.2024
Gravitation for scientists to investigate adaptability of societies in crises
Gravitation for scientists to investigate adaptability of societies in crises
The open society is increasingly threatened by crises such as pandemics, terrorism, floods, and earthquakes.

Social Sciences - Psychology - 25.03.2024
Gravitation grant for multidisciplinary team to investigate adaptability of societies in crises

Social Sciences - 25.03.2024
Afro-Brazilian empowerment in Brazil: U-M fellow encourages sociocultural awakening

Health - Social Sciences - 25.03.2024
Devo Manc led to significant improvements across health system
The devolution deals which granted Greater Manchester increased control over a range of public services enabled them to make significant improvements in many parts of the health system, a unique study led by University of Manchester researchers has shown. The study, which evaluated changes in Greater Manchester from 2016 to 2020 compared to the rest of England, is published in the journal Social Science & Medicine today(25/03/24).

Social Sciences - 21.03.2024
The rural housing crisis could be solved by fixing land prices & public ownership of land

Social Sciences - 21.03.2024
New ANU institute to advance First Nations gender equality
New ANU institute to advance First Nations gender equality

Art and Design - Social Sciences - 21.03.2024
Artists assemble! Understanding the shifting memories of Hong Kong and diaspora
Artists assemble! Understanding the shifting memories of Hong Kong and diaspora

Environment - Social Sciences - 21.03.2024
Understanding the impacts of mining on local environments and communities
Extractive industries threaten water, glaciers, and livelihoods, but new research offers hope. Hydrosocial displacement refers to the idea that resolving water conflict in one area can shift the conflict to a different area.

Environment - Social Sciences - 20.03.2024
New study maps oil reserves to remain unburned to meet 1.5°C climate threshold
, 10:46 Publication To keep global warming below 1.5°C, we need to cut down on releasing carbon dioxide (CO2) into the air.

Social Sciences - 20.03.2024
New film explores how cities can meet the needs of older people to become more age-friendly

Environment - Social Sciences - 20.03.2024
Pushing Africa's plastic revolution
Pushing Africa’s plastic revolution

Social Sciences - Campus - 20.03.2024
Bringing Indigenous culture to the heart of SFU’s Surrey campus

Social Sciences - 19.03.2024
Capturing the present, past and future of Australian feminism
Capturing the present, past and future of Australian feminism

Health - Social Sciences - 18.03.2024
Grant supports tuition-free midwifery program at U-M for underserved areas

Environment - Social Sciences - 18.03.2024
World Water Day film screening
World Water Day film screening

Social Sciences - Linguistics / Literature - 18.03.2024
A world on fire: The UCL students shaping positive impact around the globe
A world on fire: The UCL students shaping positive impact around the globe

Social Sciences - Health - 15.03.2024
Hope and optimism on the rise among young people
Latest #BeeWell data presents a much-needed good news story for young people's mental health and wellbeing Young people in Greater Manchester are reporting an improvement in hope and optimism for their future, marking what many will consider a welcome return to pre-pandemic levels. However, the results from the latest #BeeWell survey, which heard from over 38,000 young people aged 12-15 years in more than 250 schools across Greater Manchester, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth and Southampton, also revealed noteworthy and consistent inequalities in wellbeing across gender and sexuality.

Health - Social Sciences - 15.03.2024
Online tool for Long Covid support
Online tool for Long Covid support
A website to support people living with Long Covid is launched today, Long Covid Awareness Day, by a research team led by a Southampton professor with first-hand experience of the condition.

Social Sciences - Health - 15.03.2024
Living in the North of England increases risk of death from alcohol, drugs and suicide
People living in the North of England and in coastal areas are more likely to die from 'death of despair', according to new University of Manchester led research. The new analysis shows that between 2019 and 2021, 46,200 people lost their lives due to Death of Despair in England - the equivalent of 42 people every day.

Social Sciences - Economics - 14.03.2024
World Happiness Report offers most comprehensive picture yet of happiness across generations
Fresh insights from the World Happiness Report 2024 paint the richest picture yet of happiness trends across different ages and generations. Experts use responses from people in more than 140 nations to rank the world's 'happiest' countries.

Linguistics / Literature - Social Sciences - 14.03.2024
Monash experts help decode Chinese text at Ballarat library
Monash University experts are set to embark on a groundbreaking translation project centred around the works of esteemed Chinese scholar and cultural critic, Zhu Dake.

Art and Design - Social Sciences - 13.03.2024
Seeing Baltimore through a new lens
Seeing Baltimore through a new lens

Innovation - Social Sciences - 12.03.2024
GoldenMe: the start-up connecting the older generation
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