Research - Articles


Gynecologic Oncology, Jun 2019, Pg 521-529.

Contributing to SDG 3 (good health and wellbeing), this research explores non- surgical, non- ablative therapeutics to control HPV diseases associated with cancer.

Current Opinion in Insect Science, Volume 33, June 2019, Pages 43-48

Insect populations are declining even in protected areas, but the underlying causes are unclear.This journal article addresses goals 15 and 13 by exploring whether the factors driving the loss of insect diversity include invasive and/or introduced insects transmitting pathogens to less-resistant native species.

Biomass and Bioenergy, Volume 125, June 2019, Pages 180-187

This journal article addresses goals 7, 12, 13 and 15 by discussing how the rising demand for renewable resources has increased silage maize production which has adverse environmental effects and therefore limits the advantages of renewable biomass.

Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, Volume 38, June 2019, Pages 22-30

This journal article addresses goals 15 and 3 by exploring the proposal to set aside half of Earth's land as an interconnected global conservation reserve.

Applied Nursing Research, Volume 47, June 2019, Pages 1-3.

This study aimed to increase current understandings of young gay men's perceptions of care, developing SDG 10 (reduced inequalities) and SDG 3 (good health and well-being).

Journal of School Psychology, Volume 74, June 2019, Pages 29-43.

In this study, inclusive policies that attend to sexual orientation and gender identity are found to be associated with more positive experiences and perceptions of school climate for LGBT youth. Promotion of these inclusive policies may further develop SDG 4 (quality education) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities).

Progress in Disaster Science, Volume 1, May 2019, 100001

This articles addresses goals 3, 11, and 13 by reviewing key assessments from the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 °C and examines the implications for the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR).

Progress in Disaster Science, Volume 1, May 2019, 100006

This article addresses goals 9, 11 and 17 by focusing on the appraisal of challenges in SFDRR priority 1 “understanding disaster risk” through the lens of science, technology and innovations.

Progress in Disaster Science, Volume 1, May 2019, 100003

This article addresses goals 9, 11 and 17 by summarising the significant advances related to BBB "Build Back Better" research in the past 13 years, and provides an overview of where the BBB concept and related policy and practice are heading in the coming years.

International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, Volume 222, Issue 4, May 2019, Pages 635-644.

Focussing on SDGs 3 (Good Health and Well-being) and 6 (Clean Water and Sanitation), this Elsevier Atlas Award winning article identifies a positive effect of on-site treatment of hospital wastewater on the communal sewage system.