Publications

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June 2016

Report

Right Here Right Now study: final report

This report outlines the findings of the Right Here Right Now (RHRN) pilot study, a 6-month study of the feasibility of using near ‘real-time’ data collection to capture and communicate people’s lived experiences.

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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

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

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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December 2015

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Participatory budgeting in Scotland: design choices & delivery principles

This report outlines the relevance of participatory budgeting within Scotland’s political, policy and public service delivery context and outlines ten strategic PB design choices and ten principles for effective delivery.

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November 2015

Report

Positive conversations, meaningful change: learning from Animating Assets

This report presents and discusses new ways of thinking about the development and nature of asset-based approaches in community and systems settings.

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October 2015

Report

Assessing individual & community impacts of Stalled Spaces-funded projects

This study explored the health, wellbeing and social impacts of Stalled Spaces-funded projects in Glasgow on active participants and the wider community.

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