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Dec 15, 2020

WUN Online Summer School at the University of York: Registration Open

As a member university of the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) your students may be aware of the ground-breaking research that your institution is...
Dec 11, 2020

WUN Research Development Fund 2020 Awards Announcement

WUN is pleased to announce the results of the Research Development Fund (RDF) 2020 round on the theme of Sustainable Recovery.  These awards mark a...
Dec 10, 2020

Global Africa Group celebrates the launch of their ground-breaking book

SUMMARY WUN’s Global Africa Group (GAG) has marked the publication of a collective work to critically examine development approaches in Africa. Dra...
Dec 09, 2020

In homes across the globe: understanding the mental health issues of intimate partner violence

SUMMARY Intimate partner violence is shockingly widespread: the World Health Organization estimates that, as a global average, one in three women have...
Dec 08, 2020

Policies for pandemic response: how is evidence shaping action?

Researchers and policy experts from across the globe are collaborating to monitor and analyse the role of evidence in policy-making during the COVID-...
Nov 22, 2020

Cheap, consistent, clean? Changing the models for sustainable electricity access

In Ghana, the term “dumsor” (literally meaning “off-on”) is a term that was born to describe the periods of electricity blackouts in 2015 whe...
Nov 21, 2020

Register now for inVIVO’s 9th annual conference

WUN is delighted to share details of the upcoming inVIVO Planetary Health 9th annual conference. Please vist this link for information on their pr...
Nov 18, 2020

WUN research group to hold international symposium: Digital Health In COVID-19

The International Symposium on Digital Health is an annual event that connects international experts and professionals from the healthcare and engine...
Nov 04, 2020

Lift-off for WUN’s early career researcher networking series

Why do we have the Sustainable Development Goals and why are university collaborations essential in making progress on them? Hear from Peter Lennie, ...