Smarter

Our strategic plan defines Smarter as, 'promote informed decision-making among individuals, groups and government.' YAS members often sits on policy advice committees for the RSE and contributes to its papers and consultations. However, we have also produced several of our own reports and position papers; some of these may be found on our publications page and our policy advice page. YAS has also managed several projects in education; both primary/secondary and at a higher education level.

To explore at some of our past work and current projects, see below:

Our Members

Dr Nasar Meer is a Reader in Comparative Social Policy and Citizenship at Strathclyde University. His research explores how different nation-states reconcile ideas of unity with ethnic and religious diversity, with a specific focus on both race equality and Muslim identities.

Latest News

07 June 2018
YAS member Anne Schwan is leading a multi-disciplinary series of performances at venues in Edin...