Researchers from the University of Nottingham have been awarded £4m to examine the major societal challenge of building a safe and supportive online environment to protect and promote young people’s mental health.

 
The four-year research programme ‘Adolescent Mental Health and Development in the Digital World’ will begin in September 2021 and is part of the UKRI’s £24m Adolescence, Mental Health and the Developing Mind programme. The interdisciplinary programme is led by Professors Chris Hollis and Ellen Townsend.

 
The programme will address the major societal challenge of building a safe and supportive online environment with the aim of...

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