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CICS.NOVA in the media
Covid-19: Two out of three Portuguese people reduced the intensity and frequency of outdoor exercise. An Iberian study, with the participation of CICS.NOVA researchers, on the change in the practice of outdoor exercise during confinement, was shared by several news channels. In addition to the news agency LUSA, the results were also shared on TVI24 online, in Visão Saúde, in Health News, in Observador, among others.
Lockdown has led to a decrease in physical exercise. Newspaper Público shared the results of an Iberian study on the change of outdoor exercise practice during confinement due to Covid-19, developed by researchers from CICS.NOVA and GISEAFE.
Read the full news article here.
What is our life? How will we live the city? Researcher João Seixas was interviewed on radio station Antena 1 about the changes that our relationship with the cities could experience due to the pandemic.
Listen to the full interview here.
Now what? What will happen to nightlife? LXNights research network, in which CICS.NOVA researchers participate, gave an interview to Time Out magazine, discussing the Covid-19 impacts in the cities' nightlife.
Read the full interview here (p. 78-79)
Covid-19: Telework is here to stay, but it comes with certain risks, experts warn. António Brandão Moniz, CICS.NOVA researcher, was interviewed by the newspaper Público in an article that also gathers the opinion of other experts on telework in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Read the full interview here.
Nightlife, a government priority in post-pandemic times. Jordi Nofre, a CICS.NOVA researcher, co-authored an article published in the newspaper Público about the nightlife in the face of the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Access the full article here.
What is the impact of the forced confinement related to the Covid-19 pandemic? José de São José, a CICS.NOVA researcher, is interviewed by SIC on the impact of the Covid-19 related social isolation on the elderly.
Access the full interview here.
The current housing problem can and should be used to correct regional asymmetries. Gonçalo Antunes, CICS.NOVA researcher, was interviewed by SMART/CITIES Magazine | Sustainable Cities on the problem of access to housing.
Access the full interview here.
The researcher Iva Pires talked about food waste on Linha da Frente, a TV show broadcast by RTP1 on January 9 2020. Available here.
Iva Pires is the author of the study PERDA (waste), which is a result of the Project of Study and Reflexion on Food Waste, coordinated by her, Sofia Guedes Vaz (Cense, NOVA FCT) and David Sousa (ICS-UL; CESTRAS).
António Brandão Moniz was interviewed by Daniel Oliveira for his podcast “Perguntar não ofende”. They talked about robotic and technological development, its consequences to the professions related to services, commerce, management and industrial production, as well as the progressive empowerment of the machines. António Brandão Moniz authors the book Robotics and Work: The future today, edited in 2018.