VNL is Participating in The RECETAS Project to Test if Nature-Based Social Prescribing Can Reduce Loneliness and Promote Mental Wellbeing in Cities


Denver, CO (April 20, 2020) – Visible Network Labs was highlighted for its work on the RECETAS Project (R-imagining Environments for Connection and Engagement: Testing Actions for Social Prescribing in Natural Spaces). Thirteen organizations from nine countries are participating in this five-year project.

To achieve its objectives, RECETAS will carry out three observational studies and three randomised controlled trials in six cities worldwide: Barcelona, Marseille, Prague, Helsinki, Cuenca (Ecuador) and Melbourne.

Visible Network Labs will provide social network analysis expertise during the project to better understand the impact of the project on the network of stakeholders and nature-based prescribers involved in the studies.

To learn more about this research, visit the ISGlobal project partnership page here, or read the official project press release from the cooperative below.i

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