Trends in Food Science and Technology, Volume 108, February 2021

The food industry creates significant environmental, economic and social impacts. The food industry have therefore shown interest in assessing the sustainability of their activities, however, most sustainability analyses are currently done after the food product is designed. The food industry can use methodologies and tools to support sustainability assessments. Sustainability assessments should be undertaken in the first stages of the new product development process.

China Economic Review, Volume 65, February 2021

This paper investigates the relationship between institutional freedom and environmental resources from the perspective of forest carbon sinks, which is different from previous studies. This paper examines the shape of the relationship between forest carbon sinks and economic development.

The Lancet Digital Health, Volume 3, Issue 3, 2021, Pages e144-e146, ISSN 2589-7500

This journal article advances SDG 3 and 10 by examining how structural inequalities, biases, and racism in society are easily encoded in datasets and in the application of data science, and how this practice can reinforce existing social injustices and health inequalities as well as the role of data scientists in tackling racism.

Midwifery, Volume 93, February 2021, 102888

This journal article addresses SDG 5 and 10 by showcasing maternity ideals, and the ideal of the “natural” birth, can be particularly stressful on those who fear childbirth. Norms concerning femininity and cisgender can contribute to FOC among those who do not comfortably conform with feminine body ideals or feminine gender expressions.

Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 2021

This journal article addresses SDG 5 by showing that the way society is organized causes several gender biases that may be reflected throughout women's careers. Funding agencies, universities, and society need to take steps to consider the systemic bias that women experience throughout their careers.

The Lancet Global Health,
ISSN 2214-109X

This journal article advances SDG 3 and 10 by exploring racial inequality intersecting with a gender lens.

The Lancet Public Health, Volume 6, Issue 3, 2021, Pages e145-e154, ISSN 2468-2667

This article advances SDG 3 and 10 by analyzing inequalities in health-related quality of life and five determinants of health in older adults across all ethnic groups in England.

Blood, Volume 137, Issue 4, 2021, Pages 556-568, ISSN 0006-4971,

Identifying the association between neighborhood poverty and hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) outcomes for pediatric allogeneic HCT recipients in the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research database.

Advances in Ecological Research, Volume 64, January 2021

This book chapter advances SDG 15 by exploring how agriculture functions as a complex adaptive system. It assesses how recent changes have interacted with agro-ecosystem features to result in a loss of resilience, and suggests key research directions to help harmonize production and ecosystem function, drawing primarily on Canadian examples.

Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 5, Issue 3, March 2021, Pages e121–e134.

This article addresses SDG 3 and SDG 11 by estimating the proportion of annual preventable deaths due to air pollution in European cities. A large proportion of premature deaths were caused by air pollution, and the mortality burden varied considerably between cities, indicating where urgent action is most needed to reduce air pollution below WHO guidelines.