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Welcome to UHI Centre for Remote and Rural Studies

Remote and rural areas

Welcome to UHI Centre for Remote and Rural Studies.

UHI Centre for Remote and Rural Studies

Addressing the social, economic, environmental and cultural challenges facing remote and rural regions drawing on independent social science research and policy analysis.

Mission

Our mission is to work to address the social, economic, environmental and cultural opportunities and challenges facing remote and rural places and people. We do this through conducting high quality research, stimulating public debate and the analysis and evaluation of policy options that secure the long term wellbeing of remote and rural regions, such as the Highlands and Islands.

Current activities

Current research projects

Current knowledge exchange activities