University of Dundee
The Covid-19 pandemic has exposed more people to the health pitfalls and stigmas associated with poverty and homelessness, University of Dundee experts have told the United Nations.
Published 19 August 2021
Helping survivors of domestic violence find safety, privacy and space to rebuild their lives is the aim of one Architecture project featuring in the University of Dundee’s Art, Design and Architecture Graduate Showcase 2021, which launched last week.
Published 14 June 2021
A new project conducted by the University of Dundee aims to tackle the surge in Scottish youth homelessness caused by COVID-19.
Published 11 September 2020
The University of Dundee has withdrawn its planning request for the demolition of historic tenement buildings in a bid to address concerns from a heritage body and the local authority.
Published 12 June 2020
An exploration of how new urban neighbourhoods can be created around controversial multi-storey buildings is one of around 300 exhibits at the University of Dundee’s Art, Design and Architecture Graduate Showcase 2020, which opens today.
Published 12 June 2020
A University of Dundee student has organised a community-based response to coronavirus in one of the city’s most deprived areas.
Published 23 April 2020
Unlisted tenement buildings deemed too expensive to maintain could soon be demolished to make way for temporary soft landscaping under plans submitted by the University of Dundee.
Published 31 March 2020
The Advanced Industrialised Methods for the Construction of Home (AIMCH) has published a research report to help the housebuilding sector better evaluate productivity and respond to future demands.
Published 14 January 2020
The history of housing in Dundee, with a particular focus on communal and social housing, is explored in a new exhibition at the University of Dundee.
Published 14 November 2019
Significant gaps in the provision of services for the homeless in Dundee have been revealed in a new report published by researchers from the University of Dundee.
Published 30 May 2019
Brexit could offer greater flexibility for environmental planners in the UK, with Scotland potentially poised to benefit most, according to a recent study.
Published 11 February 2019
One of Scotland’s leading philanthropists hopes to harness the Christmas spirit to mobilise Dundonians in the fight against homelessness.
Published 27 November 2018
Health experts from across the UK have called for Commissioners for Ageing to be introduced in England and Scotland to help place housing at the heart of service integration for older people.
Published 15 October 2018
The ingredients that make for successful – and not so successful – neighbourhoods will be explored at a University of Dundee symposium later this month.
Published 17 November 2017
Up to 50 students at the University of Dundee can participate in Social Bite’s Sleep in the Park next month after a deal was agreed with the students’ union.
Published 14 November 2017