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Special issue of Evidence & Policy Journal

ICCR Assistant Director Dr Kathryn Higgins, together with John Cavavan and Liam Coen from NUI Galway, have co-edited a special issue of the journal Evidence & Policy, which is entitled...

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Reflections on past event: Child Care Research Forum Conference 2014

On Wednesday 19th November, the Child Care Research Forum held the highly successful ‘Made in Northern Ireland’ conference, the third in the series, in the Hilton Hotel,...

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Seeking to help improve practice concerning young people returning home from care: Study report has been published

ICCR researchers, Dr Montserrat Fargas and Dr Dominic McSherry, together with Professor John Pinkerton and Dr Greg Kelly have just published a report on the experiences of birth parents and young...

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'Made in Northern Ireland': CCRF conference to focus on innovation and how it affects policy and practice

The Child Care Research Forum is hosting its conference on Wednesday 19th November 2014 in the Hilton Hotel in Templepatrick. The theme of this one day conference will be innovation and how it...

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A paper authored by ICCR researchers- McCann, Higgins, Perra, McCartan and McLaughlin has been published by the European Journal of Public Health. Using data from the Belfast Youth Development Study,...

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