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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December 2015

Report

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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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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August 2015

Report

Pedestrian and cyclist casualty trends in Scotland

This study set out to gain a better understanding of trends in pedestrian and cyclist road casualties in Scotland using road traffic injury data collected through police reports and from hospital admission data.

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July 2015

Report

Expectations & experiences of Glasgow 2014 'clyde-sider' applicants

This is the first of several reports on clyde-sider volunteers for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. This report presents findings from an online baseline survey of clyde-sider volunteer applicants.

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June 2015

Briefing Paper

BP 47: Using street audit approaches to determine neighbourhood priorities

This briefing paper provides evidence and information on how street audits can be effectively carried out to support community involvement in neighbourhood decision-making.

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June 2015

Report

Evaluating Sistema Scotland - initial findings report

This report outlines the first findings from our long term study of the charity Sistema Scotland’s Big Noise orchestras in Stirling’s Raploch and Glasgow’s Govanhill.

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January 2015

Report

The Kelvingrove-Anderston route: views of cyclists and pedestrians

This mixed method study was commissioned to explore the views of users of Glasgow's new Kelvingrove-Anderston cycling and walking route.

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October 2014

Report

The impacts of art on health and wellbeing: systematic literature reviews

This synthesis and related literature reviews look at evidence relating to the evaluation of Sistema Scotland and the impact of arts and community-based arts interventions on health, wellbeing and educational attainment.

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October 2014

Report

Evaluating the effectiveness of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games HIA

This report is the product of research conducted by Progressive and Dudleston Harkins Social Research Ltd assessing the effectiveness of a Health Impact Assessment (HIA) conducted to inform the legacy strategy of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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August 2014

Report

HIA of the Local Development Plan: event report

A World Café event exploring the potential health impacts of Glasgow’s Local Development Plan (LDP) was held on the 25 August 2014. The aim of the event was to assess aspects of the Glasgow LDP for potential health impacts.

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