Britain's children and young people are potential agents of change for the development of more sustainable communities in the UK, according to new research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council.
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Teenagers' attitudes to diet and weight are shaped by their social class, according to new research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council.
Britain has now been in recession for over a year. How can policymakers respond most effectively, on a global scale as well as nationally?
The impact that wealth and social class has on people's wellbeing in old age is far greater than is often assumed. New research from the ESRC reveals just how great the difference really is in people's health and wellbeing between different social groups at older ages.
Students from secondary schools in and around the Peak District National Park will take part in an investigation to better understand the role the park plays in climate change.
Does sport matter as much as religion in the world today? This is just one of the questions that will bring together key figures from the world of sport and researchers to explore the importance of sport in the contemporary world and how the hobby has become a global phenomenon and a multi-billion pound industry.
A major new £692,000 research initiative launches today with the aim of informing government policy and practice and finding solutions to bring vulnerable homeless people in from the margins of our society.
Cattle and sheep grazed on natural grasslands help maintain biodiversity and produce tastier, healthier meat, according to a study funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).