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New fellows join research partnership to mitigate climate-change related disasters in South Africa

Four new postdoctoral fellows have joined a research project partnership supporting marginalised communities in South Africa suffering from climate-change induced crises.

New fellows join research partnership to mitigate climate-change related disasters in South Africa

Social distancing is increasing loneliness in older adults

Social distancing introduced in response to COVID-19 is increasing feelings of loneliness in Scotland’s older population and impacting their wellbeing, according to a new University of Stirling study.

Social distancing is increasing loneliness in older adults

Voluntary action and Covid-19 – new research will explore lessons learnt and recommendations for UK recovery

Experts from across academia and the voluntary sector are to carry out a major research project into the role of voluntary action in the Covid-19 pandemic – exploring the challenges, what worked well and making recommendations to inform planning for future crises.

Voluntary action and Covid-19 – new research will explore lessons learnt and recommendations for UK recovery

New £1.1m study to assess impact of bar/club opening hours on emergency services

A new £1.1 million study led by the University of Stirling is seeking to understand recent changes in opening hours for bars and nightclubs, and how these changes impact on health, crime levels, and emergency services in Scotland.

New £1.1m study to assess impact of bar/club opening hours on emergency services

University signs Researcher Development Concordat

The University of Stirling has become a signatory of the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers.

University signs Researcher Development Concordat