Topic: Research issues

Mental Health in the City: can developing a new ‘Urban Psychology’ be an antidote to poor design and policy?

Mental Health in the City: can developing a new ‘Urban Psychology’ be an antidote to poor design and policy?

Chris Murray, Director of Core Cities UK, writes for IPPO Cities on urban psychology in advance of his appearance at ...
IPPO Newsletter No.9: Two Years On: What Have Researchers And Policymakers Learned?

IPPO Newsletter No.9: Two Years On: What Have Researchers And Policymakers Learned?

On March 24, 2022 we marked the second anniversary of the UK’s first COVID-19 lockdown with a day-long event that ...

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Two Years On: How to Make Evidence Impactful on Policy

Two Years On: How to Make Evidence Impactful on Policy

Policymakers need to be involved in discussions with researchers from the beginning and build communities around evidence-informed policy ...
Two Years On: Measuring the Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Two Years On: Measuring the Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic

The latest global scans of the effects of the pandemic by IPPO's research partners conclude that society risks rolling back ...
Insights from Aberdeen: using the pandemic response to address systemic issues and build resilience

Insights from Aberdeen: using the pandemic response to address systemic issues and build resilience

Two years after the imposition of lockdowns, city leaders are facing the challenge of implementing pandemic recovery strategies that confront ...
Changing the narrative: lessons for a world that is no longer 'at war' with COVID-19

Changing the narrative: lessons for a world that is no longer ‘at war’ with COVID-19

How was the language of ‘security’ harnessed during the pandemic and how could this – if unchallenged – enable those ...
Education has much to learn: how the relationships between research, policy and practice need to change in light of COVID-19

Education has much to learn: how the relationships between research, policy and practice need to change in light of COVID-19

The Director of the ESRC’s forthcoming Education Research Programme offers a personal view of how education researchers in England have ...
Born amid the devastation of COVID-19: a new index of civic strength for London

Born amid the devastation of COVID-19: a new index of civic strength for London

London's Civic Strength Index – co-designed by Londoners themselves – uses 75 indicators to capture how the power of local ...