Health, environment and the future of cities

In 2016, CSaP hosted a Policy Workshop to explore what the health and environment sectors have to learn from one another. The workshop considered the lessons of history and examples of past successes, and concluded by identifying practical suggestions for future collaboration to cut across institutional boundaries.

Health, environment and the future of cities

Linking transport, health and wellbeing

A Professional Development Policy Workshop looking at the role of evidence and expertise in making transport policy, with a particular focus on how it can influence health and ...

Health, environment and the future of cities

The impact of ride sharing apps on urban mobility

Planning for the future of urban mobility balances the need to reduce the amount of cars on the road whilst also maximising access to transportation. A meeting for ...

Health, environment and the future of cities

What will future transport systems look like in the UK?

As part of the Government Foresight Project into the Future of Mobility, CSaP organised a Policy Workshop which brought together representatives from the Government Office for Science with ...

Health, environment and the future of cities

How can we reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2050?

In the second of the 2017 climate seminar series, Clive Maxwell, Director General of Energy Transformation at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, described some of ...

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How can we use evidence to reduce poverty in the UK?

What would it take to solve UK poverty? At a recent reception celebrating the new plan from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) to solve poverty in the UK, ...

“The CSaP workshop was a fascinating way to compare and contrast how social movements have been understood over time and across sectors. It gave us a very useful set of insights – from both academics and practitioners – that helped to shape our report 'Health as a Social Movement: the power of people in movements'. The Nesta report was launched at the Royal Society of Arts in September 2016 as part of an NHS England programme on social movements in health.”

Halima Khan, Executive Director, Nesta Health Lab