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Radical Policy Rethinking After COVID

Dr David McArthur, Associate Director for Training and Capacity Building at UBDC and Senior Lecturer in Transport Studies at the University of Glasgow, will present at this event from Policy Scotland for the 2020 ESRC Festival of Social Science. This webinar aims to discuss the academic evidence and arguments for and against radical policy chan...

10.11.20 | External Engagement

Articulating strategies to address heat resilience through the Salvation Army Metro Phoenix utility assistance data

Dr Qunshan Zhao, Lecturer in Urban Analytics at UBDC and Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow, will present this talk as part of the SAD Seminar Series 2020. Long-term community resilience, which privileges a long view look at chronic, slow-moving issues affecting communities, has begun to draw more attention from researchers and policyma...

03.11.20 | External Engagement

GIS-based facility location analysis for the public and private sectors

As part of our interactive Data Dives series, we will be helping you to explore facility location analysis. Siting key facilities, such as hospitals and fire stations, in the right locations is vital for providing the services we need. Cities are continually reviewing the location of these facilities as populations grow or services are reorgani...

23.10.20 | Training

An exploration of fuel poverty in the private rental housing market

As part of our interactive Data Dives series, we will be helping you to investigate fuel poverty in the private rental housing market. Many homeowners and tenants are at risk of fuel poverty in the UK. Those on low incomes are also experiencing “double deprivation” due to the low energy efficiency of their houses or rental properties. These poo...

20.10.20 | Training

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