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Mar 16, 2022

WUN consortium launches ‘Tertiary Education in a Warming World’ Report

Higher education institutes have a critical role to play in driving the scientific, political, technological, and cultural change needed to avoid the ...
UP launches national network to support UN Sustainable Development Goals
Mar 15, 2022

UP launches national network to support UN Sustainable Development Goals

The University of Pretoria (UP) has launched SDSN South Africa, a national network for the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Solutions Networ...
Mar 12, 2022

WUN-supported global research network aims to improve opportunities and outcomes for women

The Global Research Network on the Economic Empowerment of Women (ReNEW) seeks to examine innovative approaches to research and policy development to ...
Feb 14, 2022

Sheffield researcher & WUN project lead recognised for her influence on social policy

Professor Sue Yeandle from The University of Sheffield has been recognised for her influence on social policy, and specialises in the relationship bet...
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Jan 26, 2022

Where do climate migrants go?

As climate change renders populated areas uninhabitable, what does justice look like for those who must relocate? A forthcoming collection of papers i...
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Dec 15, 2021

RDF 2021 Announcement

WUN is pleased to announce the results of the Research Development Fund (RDF) 2021 round on the theme of Mobilising for a Sustainable Future.  These...
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Dec 15, 2021

Why research intensive universities should be interested in apprenticeships

When people think of a university, I doubt they picture anything like our University of Sheffield AMRC Training Centre. A few miles away from our cent...
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Dec 15, 2021

Disaster risk governance differs for COVID-19 vs. other crises

A new study examines how government response to disasters differs when the risks stem from a communicable disease. The study, which will appear in the...
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Dec 14, 2021

Pandemic worsens inequalities at all levels

Researchers gathered last month in South Africa to consider how governments handled COVID-19 and how those choices led to deepening inequalities at al...