The Guardian University Guide has ranked the the University of Leeds within the top 10 in the UK for Social Policy and Administration in its 2022 league table.
During June and July 2021, the Northern Notes Blog published several posts as part of the 'Critical Pioneers' series. The series encouraged cross and trans-disciplinary dialogue in tourism analysis.
On 13 July, the UK’s Green Finance Institute launched a national campaign to help local authorities issue a new type of municipal finance investment – Local Climate Bonds.
On 31 May 2021, the Chinese government announced the three-child policy, allowing married couples in China to have three children.
Throughout May Northern Notes is exploring the theme of the Arab Uprisings ten years on.