WUN research

An overview of the University of Bristol's WUN projects can be found on the WUN Central website here.

WUN supports a diverse range of activities across the disciplines, establishing international research groups by providing resources, contacts and advice. If you would like to get involved in a WUN collaboration or if you have a project or idea which might be able to make use of the WUN network, please contact the WUN Coordinator, Ms Jo Brooks (jo.brooks@bristol.ac.uk).

In the broad domain of sustainable development WUN organises its research initiatives under four thematically-related Global Challenges:

The University of Bristol co-leads (through PARC Director Professor Isabella Aboderin) with University of Cape Town in the following WUN Special Interest Group:

Active Bristol WUN ProjectsLead PI

Gendering Public Health - Women's Leadership in the context of COVID-19

Professor Roberta Guerrina

Exploring the changing social networks of low-income migrants in post-COVID cities: Implications for community-based health infrastructure

Dr Yiming Wang
The impact of COVID-19 on the mental health and wellbeing of academics and students around the world


Professor Richard Watermeyer

Capability wellbeing and COVID-19: general population surveys in the UK, Australia and the Netherlands

Dr Paul Mitchell

Innovating the mathematics curriculum in times of change: towards local and global relevance 

Dr Alf Coles

Smallholder Dairy Cooperatives in Addressing Sustainable Development Goals in ODA Countries

Professor John Tarlton

Memorials to people who have died and to those missing during migration

Ms Ann Singleton
Migration, Development and Global Transformations Ms Ann Singleton
Global Farm Platforms for Optimisation of Grazing Livestock Production Systems Professor Mark Eisler
Professor Michael Lee