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National Strategy to Reduce Gambling Harms

Fourth Academic Forum to discuss research into gambling harms (GREO)


April 2021

The Academic Forum will support the following outcomes: • A coordinated voice of independent researchers in the UK to advance the research needed to effectively prevent, reduce, and address gambling harms • Increased research opportunities and understanding of potential funding models to support independent research including linkages among agencies and funding bodies • Enhanced mechanismincluding emerging researchers and studentss for evidence-informed policy and practice through communication and dissemination strategies • Stronger research capacity and skill development

November 2020

The Academic Forum continues to meet to have a voice in issues related to structures and funding for research. Next steps include consideration of the imminent review of the Gambling Act (opens in new tab).

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