Guest blog: Findings from COP23

by Karijn van den Berg Karijn am a PhD candidate in International Politics and Human Geography supervised by Milja Kurki (at Aberystwyth University) and Naomi Millner (at the University of Bristol), who directs the MSc in Society and Space. Karijn’s project explores the emerging ‘personalization’ of environmental action in relation to politics of inclusion. HerContinue reading “Guest blog: Findings from COP23”

Bristol Encounters II

Written by Sriram Natarajan Introducing the second of a four-part series entitled Bristol Encounters, written by Sriram Natarajan. For the editor’s preface, please read Bristol Encounters I.    Stapleton Road A whole universe away from the river’s edge is Stapleton road, stitched into the fabric of Bristol like a shred in a patchwork quilt. ItContinue reading “Bristol Encounters II”

How to ensure volunteers fill the holiday hunger gap

By Stephanie Denning Stephanie Denning is a former MSc Society and Space student and now a PhD student at the University of Bristol. In this post Stephanie shares about her doctoral research and its policy implications which examine how volunteers can be motivated by religious faith to volunteer, and how they persist in volunteering overContinue reading “How to ensure volunteers fill the holiday hunger gap”