Author Archives: Helen Walker

Parenting for a Digital Future; preparing for the unknown

Thursday 9 April 2019  – 1pm to 3pm LG11, David Hume Tower,  Edinburgh  EH8 9JX Sonia Livingstone London School of Economics and Political Science Parents have to imagine several decades into the future, for their children will grow up in a world not yet known, …read more

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The Nordic Model in Theory and Practice: A conversation between the researched and the researcher

An informal seminar is being held on Wednesday 27 February 2019 in the Seminar Room at CRFR, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh  EH8 9LN at 12.30pm to 1.30pm For more information and to reserve a place click below https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-nordic-model-in-theory-and-practice-a-conversation  

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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

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Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and resilience Seminars

Both of the seminars below are fully booked Two forthcoming Centre for Research on Families and Relationships seminars on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and resilience. Both seminars are FREE to attend and open to all.  We especially welcome those working outside academia to join us.  ACEs, resilience and the …read more

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Exploring Legacies of Injustice and Inequality; Enabling Just and Equal Futures, OLIRN event, University of Edinburgh

Monday 3 December 2018 Ongoing Legacies International Research Network (OLIRN) and Centre for Research on Families and Relationships (CRFR) are holding a conference on Monday 3 December 2018.   The OLIRN research network interrogates contemporary and future approaches to the ongoing impact of social injustice and inequalities …read more

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International early years scholar visiting CRFR

Dr Zhang Chun is visiting from Shenzhen city of Guangdong (Canton) Province, one of the most dynamic cities in the Southeast China near Hong Kong. She works at Normal College, Shenzhen University, and has been a Senior lecturer in the Preschool Education Department for  over 13 …read more

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