Obesity Network Members
Obesity Network Investigators Professor Mark BirkinProfessor of Spatial Analysis and Policy and Director of the Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC) Dr Michelle MorrisPostdoctoral Research Fellow in the Consumer Data Research Centre Professor Steven CumminsProfessor of Population Health & NIHR Senior Fellow, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Dr Pablo MonsivaisProgramme lead – Dietary public ... Read more Obesity Network Members\nThe post Obesity Network Members appeared first on Consumer Data Research Centre.29/04/20
How many undocumented children live in London?
Estimating the numbers of migrants in the UK is notoriously difficult, especially those with an irregular migration status who may not be counted in official government statistics. It is not for nothing that the task has been described as counting the uncountable. However, information about the population of children and young people who are not…20/01/20
Measuring food security in London
In the Mayor of London’s draft Food Strategy he commits to ensuring to do all he can so that all Londoners can eat well and that they are able to enjoy food security for themselves and their family. Many Londoners are not able to eat well at home, in part because of issues relating to…19/10/18
The first food security estimates for London
Back in October 2018, we wrote about the GLA’s plans to measure food security in London for the first time, through a series of questions included in the Survey of Londoners. The Survey has now concluded and the first results have been published on the London Datastore. With regard to food security the picture is…26/06/19
Assessing the unequal impact of tax and welfare reform in London
Today, GLA City Intelligence published the first cumulative impact assessment (CIA) of welfare and tax reform in London. The UK tax-benefit system has undergone wide-reaching changes since 2010, including the gradual rollout of Universal Credit, above-inflation increases in the tax-free personal tax allowance and the introduction of the National Living Wage, alongside a host of…17/07/19
Nuclear: EDF concerned by tensions between China and the United Kingdom. The tightening of relations between Beijing and London, in particular on the Huawei file, could weigh on the projects of new reactors that the French wants to build across the Channel with CGN, its Chinese partner. Does the exacerbation of tensions between London and … [Continue Reading]
SMNRs: not clean, not small, not green, not affordable. A lightly edited transcript of the webinar by Dr. Gordon Edwards on March 13, 2020. Canadian Council for Nuclear Responsibility 14th Aug 2020 read more » The opportunity to provide carbon-free power to pair with renewables, combined with promises of increased safety over traditional nuclear plants, appear to … [Continue Reading]
FOI responses released by MOD: week commencing 13 April 2020
- HM Government
Ministry of Defence (MOD) Freedom of Information (FOI) responses released during the week commencing 13 April 2020.
MIT continues to advance toward greenhouse gas reduction goals
- Nicole Morell | Office of Sustainability
Investments in energy efficiency projects, sustainable design elements essential as campus transforms.
Energy Policy – Fusion
Boris Johnson has promised to achieve the holy grail of limitless cheap energy within the next two decades. A commercially viable nuclear fusion reactor by 2040 is among measures planned by ministers to meet the government’s commitment for Britain to be carbon neutral by the middle of the century. Dozens more “pocket parks” on derelict … [Continue Reading]