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Network and Capacity Building

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

CTPSR secured funding from NATO’s Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme, convened and delivered jointly with the ‘Small Arms Survey’ a two–day expert Advanced Research Workshop entitled ‘Building trust to enhance maritime security’.


Professor Harris Beider on 'The Big Questions'

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

Professor Harris Beider from the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations was invited as a panellist  to the BBC TV programme The Big Questions which is broadcast live across the network from 10am every Sunday and covers topical issues in current affairs.


Westminster briefing for Coventry University professor

Centre for Innovative Research Across the Life Course

A professor in children and family nursing at Coventry University was invited to the House of Commons to speak as part of a Teenage Cancer Trust briefing for the shadow secretary of state for health.


Julie Bayley Wins National Research Impact Award

Coventry University's Impact Officer Julie Bayley has won a coveted national award for research impact. 


The 3rd Global Peace Workshop

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, Coventry University & Mugla Sitki Kocman University are organising The 3rd Global Peace Workshop.


Coventry University secure NATEP funding for Aerospace Innovation

The Centre for Transport & Mobility here at Coventry University, working with Muretex Ltd, are one of eight Midlands aerospace innovation projects to secure £900,000 match funding.


How cities can connect people in poverty to jobs: full report now available

Centre for Business in Society

A full report from Paul Sissons and Kevin Broughton's research on 'how cities can connect people in poverty to jobs' is now available.


Dialogue in the land of Genghis Khan

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

Following nomination by UN Mike was appointed to join a multi-national collaboration with the Government of Mongolia focused on the social and community impact of rapid economic change


Blog: G20 Meets in the Shadow of Paris Attacks – and with Turkey on the Brink

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

Guest post by Professor Alpaslan Özerdem | At an incredibly sensitive moment, following the recent Paris Attacks, the world's leaders are gathering in an incredibly sensitive country.


Children, health and wellbeing book launched at Swedish Symposium

Centre for Innovative Research Across the Life Course

The Centre for Communities and Social Justice's Dr Geraldine Brady launched the book 'Children, health and wellbeing: policy debates and lived experience' at the Children, health and well-being symposium at Linkoping University, Sweden.


Ghent and Coventry University Explore International Collaboration

The Centre for Communities and Social Justice were pleased to host colleagues from Ghent University, with a view to developing a collaborative relationship between CCSJ and the Deprtment of Social Work and Social Pedagogy. 


Lecturer in Dance Nicola Conibere wins the Bonnie Bird New Choreography Award

Centre for Dance Research

C-DaRE's Dr. Nicola Conibere is awarded a prize of £10,000 and support from a creative producer, to pursue a project of choreographic research.


Dr Paul Sissons of CBiS presents at Korea Labor Institute

Centre for Business in Society

Dr. Paul Sissons was invited by the Korea Labor Institute to give a presentation on ‘Local skills strategies in the UK: a review of recent approaches and current policy’ as part of a seminar focused on ‘New Approaches to Implementing Local Employment Strategies’.


Employment, pay and poverty report reviews national policy

Centre for Business in Society

Dr Paul Sissons, with colleagues from The Work Foundation and the Policy Studies Institute, has launched a report examining the links between employment, pay and poverty. 


Dr Nick Henry and Dr Paul Sissons to to map and analyse data on bank lending

Centre for Business in Society

Dr Nick Henry and Dr Paul Sissons have won a contract with Big Society Capital, Citi Bank, Community Investment Coalition and Unity Trust Bank to map and analyse the newly released UK data on bank lending to individuals and businesses.


Discussing Growth Strategies at the West Midlands Economics Forum

Centre for Business in Society

Dr David Jarvis delivered a keynote presentation at the West Midlands Economic Forum (WMEF) held at Coventry University on 20th June.


Charity funding boost for new healthy heart programme in Coventry

Centre for Innovative Research Across the Life Course

A new healthy lifestyle initiative being run by Coventry University in collaboration with a women’s centre in the city and starting next week has received a boost with news of major funding from a national charity.


CTPSR hosts trust conference

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations hosted 90 delegates from over 21 countries on the 5-7 Nov for the 8th Conference on Trust Within and Between Organisations


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