International Conference – Intersectionality, Families and Relationships

The Centre for Research and Families and Relationships International Conference, Edinburgh, June 22nd – 24th 2020 The concept of ‘intersectionality’ can be traced to the activism of black feminists in the USA confronting the challenges of two exceptionally powerful and prevalent systems of oppression: race …read more

Learning from Family Group Conferencing: Reimagining approaches and outcomes to child care and protection

Dr Mary Mitchell has undertaken research in collaboration with Children 1st and the Centre for Research on Family and Relationships at the University of Edinburgh asking about the contribution that FGC makes to longer- term outcomes for children at risk of being accommodated in Scotland …read more

Congratulations to Dr Mary Mitchell

CRFR PhD graduate, Dr Mary Mitchell is returning to the University of Edinburgh, taking up a lectureship in social work.  She passed her PhD in Social Policy in January 2018, on Reimagining Family group Conferencing ‘Outcome’ and also won the Scottish Graduate School of Social …read more

Gender Based Violence Research and Resources in Scotland: 2018

A new briefing, highlighting recent publications and resources relating to GBV work in Scotland has been compiled by  Scottish GBV Research Network (of practitioners and researchers)  and the University of Glasgow GBV Research Forum . Download the briefing here.

Exploring child-led research: PhD awarded to Patricio Cuevas-Parra

Congratulations to Patricio Cuevas-Parra who has successfully defended his PhD thesis ‘Exploring child-led research:Case studies from Bangladesh, Lebanon and Jordan’. His research critically explores how the process and outcomes of children and young people’s participation in their own child-led research contributes, positively or negatively, to …read more

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