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The Big Question: Election 2015: How was it for you?

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

The Big Question seminar series discusses the 2015 election.


The Big Question: Should we talk to terrorists?

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

'The Big Question' series of seminars asks 'Should we talk to terrorists?' The latest seminar from the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations featuring the panellists Christof Wackernagel, Jo Berry and Ross Frenett.


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.


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.


The Big Question: Can we build communities of trust and peace?

Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations

On Tuesday 3rd February 2015, the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations played host to the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, launching a new series of public talks at Coventry University entitled ‘The Big Question.’ 


CAWR researchers release multi-lingual film on DVD to influence transnational policy

Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience

The film, Imagining Research for Food Sovereignty, highlights key moments in the process and outcomes of the St. Ulrich Workshop on Democratising Agricultural Research for Food Sovereignty and Peasant Agrarian Cultures.


CBiS presents findings of Tackling Financial Exclusion project

Centre for Business in Society

In December 2013 a significant step forward was taken in improving the transparency of the British banking sector. The British Bankers' Association and the Council of Mortgage Lenders jointly published aggregated data on bank lending, with the seven major lenders voluntarily taking part.


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


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’.


Postgraduate student scoops award for academic excellence

Centre for Dance Research

PhD student Hetty Blades has been selected to receive a cash prize of £500 for 'overall academic excellence' from robemakers Ede and Ravenscroft.


CBiS researchers collaborate with BJA to launch new Jewellers Social Responsibility Framework

Centre for Business in Society

The British Jewellers’ Association (BJA) has officially launched the new Jewellers’ Social Responsibility Framework to its members in November 2014. 


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


Coventry University researchers set out to understand the psychology of religion

Centre for Advances in Behavioural Science

Researchers at Coventry University are calling for participants to take part in a new study investigating the psychological makeup of people with religious and spiritual beliefs.


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.


CBiS teaching module in Local and Regional Economic Development

Centre for Business in Society

The Centre for Business in Society (CBiS) is to launch a new third year geography teaching module in Local and Regional Economic Development. 


SCOPUS accepts Coventry dance journal for indexing

The Centre for Dance Research based Journal of Dance and Somatic Practices has been accepted for indexing on SCOPUS.


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.


CBiS hosts first network event on comparative Policy approaches in the Regional Development of the Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) Sector

Centre for Business in Society

Led by Dr Jason Begley (SURGE) this Regional Studies Association funded research network is tasked with comparing and contrasting the development of the Low Carbon Vehicle (LCV) sector in three regions in which the participating partner institutions are located – Piedmont, Italy, Upper Silesia & Małopolska, Poland and the West Midlands, UK. 


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.


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. 


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