Climate Resilience, Social Justice and COVID-19 Recovery in Preston

Research Team
Professor Mark Dooris, Director ICSC

Summary of Cluster Grant Project

The research project ‘Climate Resilience, Social Justice and COVID-19 Recovery in Preston’ is headed up by Mark Dooris, Professor in Health and Sustainability within the School of Community Health and Midwifery. Exploring Preston’s recovery from COVID-19 and how it can assimilate and implement innovative opportunities to tackle climate change, the project aims to translate into practice the rhetoric of ‘build back better’ within the city by utilising the momentum of change and recuperation created by COVID-19.