WURld of Social Sciences

Published on
January 12, 2022

Impact Stories from the Department of Social Sciences

Connecting various disciplines and perspectives: that’s the power of the Department of Social Sciences of Wageningen University & Research. This is essentially who we are: over 400 scientists from different disciplines who work together with a broad variety of partners on the transitions that are necessary to achieve a society that is more equal, more sustainable and healthier.

With our research we contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals from the United Nations. These 17 goals address the global challenges the world faces, like inequality, health and climate change.

You can read about the research of Health and Society, which contributes to Sustainable Develop­ment Goal 3:

Good health and well-being in this magazine.

Health and Society

Bridging the health gap

Tackling health inequalities together