School of Geography and Planning

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Tackling rough-sleeping in Wales

15 February 2018

Dr Peter Mackie addresses the National Assembly for Wales’ Inquiry into rough-sleeping in Wales

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Research shows fall in number of empty Welsh shops

26 January 2018

Research concludes new initiatives needed to fill vacant shops and keep high streets thriving

ESRC Productivity Insights Network

ESRC Productivity Insights Network launched

18 January 2018

Cardiff academics to help understanding of the factors affecting UK productivity

ESRC funding supports new research

9 January 2018

Two academics secure new funding from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)

Dissertation recognition for graduate

19 December 2017

Recent graduate secures national recognition for her dissertation on gender and nationality in a post-conflict environment

Turkey

Risk of “dirty” turkey after Brexit if UK strikes a US trade deal

18 December 2017

Research finds US poultry does not meet EU safety standards and warns shoppers would be safer if UK kept European standards

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Supporting institutional renewal and promoting teaching excellence in Ukraine

14 December 2017

School hosts Ukrainian delegation from Lugansk National Agrarian University

Economics

Cultural and psychological factors holding back competitiveness in northern regions

11 December 2017

Report reveals economic performance of Britain’s regions and cities

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Celebrating academic excellence

11 December 2017

Annual event recognises student achievement and high-performance

Researcher nominated for Impact Award

6 December 2017

Dr Peter Mackie nominated at the Wales Social Research Awards

Valencia Food Conference

Research fellow leads successful global networking meeting on urban food

23 November 2017

Dr Ana Moragues Faus convened a meeting of city networks in the Milan Food Policy Pact conference in Valencia in October

Council leader engages with 'planning for a just city' pioneer

23 November 2017

Lecture addresses prioritising justice in planning practice and policy

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Rethinking food in Wales

27 October 2017

Food security and sustainability expert addresses inquiry into rethinking food strategies in Wales.

Pathway

Campaign and Cardiff launch tool-kit to link evidence and policymaking

25 October 2017

The University and the Campaign for Social Science have worked together to develop a new online tool-kit designed to help new researchers improve their political impact.

Kuala Lumpur

Cardiff University’s Professor Marsden shortlisted for prestigious Newton Prize

18 October 2017

Professor Terry Marsden has been shortlisted for the 2017 Newton Prize for his project on developing healthier cities in Malaysia.

RTPI Award for research excellence

2 October 2017

Cycling project scoops RTPI Academic Award

Academic scoops paper of the year award

27 September 2017

Dr Antonio Ioris given Geographical Review's Best Paper award for 2017

Key role for academic at food security conference

26 September 2017

Professor Roberta Sonnino accepts important role at upcoming food security conference

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Downing Street reception for homelessness charity Crisis

25 September 2017

Dr Peter Mackie attends 50th celebration hosted by the Prime Minister

Prestigious prize for PhD student

25 September 2017

Recognition at the 2017 Royal Geographical Society’s Annual International Conference