Publications

If you're looking for a report or presentation slides from one of our events, please see the individual event page.  View our past events here.

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Date of publication Category Title Description

May 2016

Report

History, politics and vulnerability: explaining excess mortality

A synthesis of the research undertaken into excess mortality to date, which, from a detailed examination of all the available evidence, identifies the most likely underlying causes and, therefore, the most appropriate policy responses.

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March 2016

Other

What Works in Community Profiling? Reflections from West Dunbartonshire

This paper discusses the experience of What Works Scotland, the Glasgow Centre for Population Health and the West Dunbartonshire Community Planning Team in developing community profiles for the purposes of place-based working and locality planning.

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March 2016

Report

Alcohol use across retirement: a qualitative study of drinking in later life

This report presents the results of a qualitative exploration of older people’s drinking and the factors which influence their use of alcohol.

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March 2016

Other

A 'pockets' approach to addressing financial vulnerability

A Centre for Research on Families and Relationships publication which outlines recent evidence on financial vulnerability among families in Scotland.

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March 2016

Report

Glasgow: health in a changing city

This report looks in detail at how health and life expectancy are changing in Glasgow and explores the changes to the city’s population, housing, environmental and socioeconomic circumstances over the last 20 years.

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February 2016

Report

Social contexts and health

This report provides a synthesis of our learning about social contexts and health. Social contexts can be understood as the relationships and networks of support that people experience, the interconnections within communities, and the involvement of peopl

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February 2016

Report

Exploring the experiences and impacts of Glasgow 2014 volunteer applicants

This report reviews existing literature on the impacts of mega-sporting event volunteering and qualitatively investigates the experiences of volunteers at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

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January 2016

Report

Clyde-sider applicant journeys: findings from a follow-up survey

This report follows a baseline survey report issued to clyde-sider volunteer applicants prior to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and presents findings from a follow-up survey issued three months after the Games.

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January 2016

Consultation

GCPH response: National Standards for Community Engagement

This publication is our response to a SCDC and What Works Scotland consultation, part of a review of the National Standards for Community Engagement, in January 2016.

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January 2016

Consultation

GCPH response: Sauchiehall and Garnethill Regeneration Framework

This publication is our response to a Glasgow City Council consultation on the Sauchiehall and Garnethill Regeneration Framework in January 2016.

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