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Coastal Occupation Affects Tropical Reefs in Brazil

A study with the involvement of ICTA-UAB warns of the negative effects of coastal occupation and its environmental impacts on tropical reefs and biodiversity. Researchers state that the conclusions of the study can be compared to what has taken place in Western Mediterranean.

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La UAB impulsa la figura professional de l’audiodescriptor

The UAB promotes the audio describer as a new professional figure

The university will collaborate, through its TransMedia Catalonia research group and as part of the European project ADLAB PRO, in producing flexible and free-source didactic materials aimed at training experts in audio description for the blind and visually impaired community.

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UAB ranks 203rd in the QS Rankings

The QS World Rankings recently published this year's results and places the UAB at number 203 worldwide. The university moves up and becomes the second highest ranking university in Spain.

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Greener cities become more unjust

A project by ICTA-UAB will assess the “green gentrification” process by which the creation of green urban amenities tends to attract higher social classes and exclude the most vulnerable groups.

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Over 300 archaeological vestiges registered at the National Park of Aigüestortes

Over 300 archaeological vestiges registered at the National Park of Aigüestortes

A research led by the UAB has documented and mapped 344 archaeological vestiges using surface prospecting techniques. The results reveal a heavily humanised area, occupied for more than 10,000 years, with the majority of registries existing above the current treeline and linked to livestock raising practices.

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