Category Archives: News

New CRFR Research Briefing

Read the latest CRFR research briefing ‘Spaces for sharing? Challenges of providing emotional support online’.

As the Internet becomes as ever more important part of our daily lives, organisations providing emotional support through traditional channels (such as face-to-face and … read more

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The Leverhulme Trust Lecture

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Young people´s human rights and well-being: the forms of resistance and children’s participation in South America

4 October 2017, 3.00pm-4.30pm
Godfrey Thomson Hall, Patersons Land,
Moray House School of Education, The University of  Edinburgh

Irene Rizzini
Professor at the Pontifical … read more

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Sciennes Primary introduce child rights mural to Minister

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Throughout 2017, CRFR, Together and the CCWP held a seminar series on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), funded by the Scottish Universities Insight Institute (SUII)

To ensure that children played a key role in … read more

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NCRM Annual Lecture 2017

Pathways to impact: The politics of knowledge
production and the limits of social scientific inquiry

9 October 2017, 16.30-19.30
Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh


The quality of social scientific research is increasingly being measured by its capacity for impact: a … read more

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School: the best place to create a healthy future?

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CRFR is delighted to welcome PhD student Renate Dietvorst who visits us for a month from Maastricht University, Netherlands. Renate is currently carrying out research on healthy schools in the Netherlands within the context of Article 24 of the Convention … read more

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‘Youth marginality in Britain’

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Emma Davidson, a Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow based at CRFR, has contributed to a new edited collection published by Policy Press. ‘Youth marginality in Britain’ offers a new perspective by promoting young people’s voices and understanding the agency behind … read more

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