Co-developing a city-wide strategy for peace
People in Buenaventura face ongoing violence from armed organisations. Researchers at the University of Sheffield and partners have been awarded the Economic & Social Research Council’s Societal Impact Prize for the coproduction of a peace strategy.
City centres could lose £3 billion due to permanent changes caused by Covid-19, new study reveals
A new study from the University of Sheffield has calculated the long term economic impact of Covid-19 on city centres, and found that as the shift towards working from home moves businesses to suburban areas, centres stand to lose £3 billion in 2022.
Professor Jenny Pickerill and Dr Ankit Kumar discuss eco-homes in new educational video
The video, produced by Time for Geography, focuses on achieving energy sustainability and examines the challenges to applying sustainable energy solutions.Time for Geography
Widening inequalities for children in the North of England cost billions, increase poverty and cost children’s lives
A major new report out today paints a stark picture of inequality for children growing up in the North of England post-pandemic compared to those in the rest of the country.