Research

Elsevier,

Biomass and Bioenergy, Volume 35, Issue 10, 15 October 2011, Pages 4390-4398

This journal article addresses goals 7, 13 and 15 by discussing how wood residues from forest harvesting or disturbance wood from wildfire and insect outbreaks may be viewed as biomass “feedstocks” for bioenergy production to help reduce our dependence on fossil fuels.
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Energy Policy, Volume 38, Issue 9, September 2010, Pages 4828–4837

With the global urban population now exceeding 50 percent, the inhabitants of cities are recognized as a major driver of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This paper describes the methodology and data used to determine greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions attributable to ten cities or city-regions. Identifying cities with better per capita performance than others may help to guide climate change policies and contribute to SDG 13.3 to improve education, awareness and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation and adaption.
Elsevier,

Addictive Behaviors, Volume 35, Issue 5, May 2010, Pages 517-521.

This research directly contributes to SDG 10 (reduced inequalities) and SDG 3 (good health and well-being). This study aims to increase current understandings of the development of drug use in lesbian, gay and bisexual adolescents.
Elsevier,

Trends in Ecology and Evolution, Volume 24, Issue 8, August 2009, Pages 439-446.

Contributing to SDG 10 (reduced inequalities), this research explores how natural selection might have driven the evolution of same-sex sexual behaviors and the ways in which behaviors act as selective forces that shape social, morphological and behavioral evolution.
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Sexologies, Volume 17, Issue 4, October 2008, Pages 211-224.

Psychotherapy can play an important role in planning the real life experiences and in developing resilience in coping with the inevitable psychosocial challenges associated with gender-identity disorders. This article develops SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities).
Elsevier,

Improving Library Services to People with Disabilities, Chandos Information Professional Series, 2007, Pages 1-20

To maximize potential, people must have lifelong access to the information and services offered through books and libraries. Whether to address concerns of an ageing population or to enable all citizens to contribute fully through meaningful education and work opportunities, more emphasis is being given to promoting library services to people who have disabilities. This chapter addresses SDG 4 as librarians, policy makers and constituents will gain an understanding of the importance of serving all potential patrons.
Elsevier,

Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Volume 78, Issue 2, 9 May 2005, Pages 125-134.

Directly contributing to SDGs 3 (good health and well-being) and 10 (reduced inequalities), this project evaluated the efficacy of four behavioural drug abuse treatments for reducing methamphetamine use and sexual risk behaviours among methamphetamine-dependent gay and bisexual men.
Elsevier,

Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, Volume 11, Issue 6, November 2000, Pages 29-36.

This article reviews the extant literature regarding unprotected sex within the gay male community and it's subsequent HIV prevention problems, contributing to SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and 10 (reduced inequalities).
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Journal of Adolescent Health, Volume 26, Issue 4, April 2000, Pages 252-257.

Contributing to SDGs 3 (good health and well-being) and 10 (reduced inequalities), this article identifies factors related to HIV antibody testing among gay, lesbian and bisexual youth.
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Clinical Psychology Review, Volume 17, Issue 2, June 1997, Pages 191-216.

This article directly contributes to SDG 10 (reduced inequalities). Focussing on the social stigmatization on gay adolescents, this article explores how such social behaviours impede gay adolescents from fulfilling positive and healthy relationships.

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