Research and publications

Fife research

Fife Health and Wellbeing Alliance funds a small number of research projects around specific health inequalities issues. Find out more by following the links below.

Food insecurity in Fife

The ageing workforce and employers in Fife

Fife LGBT community needs assessment

Women’s Health Improvement Research (WHIR)

Evaluation of community-led health initiatives

Key national publications

Income, Wealth and Poverty: Inequality briefing – NHS Health Scotland (April 2017)

Is Scotland Fairer? The state of equality and human rights 2015 – Equality and Human Rights Commission (January 2016)

Living in the Gap – a voluntary health sector perspective on health inequalities in Scotland – Voluntary Health Scotland (March 2015)

Report on Health Inequalities Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee (January 2015)

Best Preventative Investments in Scotland – What the Evidence and Experts Say NHS Health Scotland (December 2014)

Informing Investment to Reduce Health Inequalities (III) in Scotland: a commentary – Scottish Public Health Observatory (December 2014)

Health Inequalities Policy Review for the Scottish Ministerial Task Force on Health Inequalities – NHS Health Scotland (June 2013)

Health Inequalities Briefings for Community Planning Partnerships – NHS Health Scotland (2013)

Reducing health inequalities and improving health: What councillors can do to make a difference – NHS Health Scotland (2013)