Category Archives: News

Seminar: Transnational domestic workers, gender, kinship and relatedness in Malaysia

Thursday 29 September 2016 • 12.30pm to 1.30pm
CRFR meeting room, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh

Shanthi Thambiah, Gender Studies Programme, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
University of Malaya

Anthropologists have increasingly moved away from the term ‘kinship’ in favour … read more

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CRFR seminar – (Re)searching for equality in working life: The WeAll-project

Wednesday 5 October 2016 • 12.30 to 1.30
CRFR meeting room, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh


The WeAll-project in Finland explores factors that support and also restrict the opportunities of different people and diverse groups in working life. In this seminar … read more

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Workshop: Make resilience matter for children exposed to domestic abuse: applying resilience concepts to practice

This workshop is presented by Ramona Alaggia, University of Toronto, Factor-Inwentash Chair in Children’ Mental Health

Thursday 22 September 2016, 13.30 to 16.00
Richard Verney Health Centre, 6 Bristo Square, Edinburgh EH8 9AL


Through interactive exercises and using case illustrations … read more

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Seminar: Children’s transnational displacement producing new global orders: An analysis of mobility between the Global South to the Global North

12 October 2016 – 12.30 to 1.30
CRFR, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh

Ann Farrell, Professor and Head of the School of Early Childhood, Faculty of Education, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia.

The last decade has seen major flows of … read more

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Hurry – places still available – Supporting sustainable implementation of research evidence in child and family services

Seminar
Thursday 4 August, 2016 – 12.30 to 1.30
CRFR, 23 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh

Despite the growing emphasis on the use of evidence-based practices to improve outcomes, the use of research evidence on the frontline of child and family services … read more

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Evelyn Gillan Research Impact Prize

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We are delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Evelyn Gillan Research Impact Prize for families and relationships research that has influenced the lives of children, families, or households. The prizes were awarded in memory of our late colleague … read more

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