Events

The Effect of Higher Education on Political Values

Presented by Ralph Scott In Western democracies in recent years, an individual’s level of education has become increasingly important in understanding why they think and vote the way they do. Yet in the study of politics, education has rarely been a primary focus, and so the reasons for this influence remain understudied. To address this…

Launch Conference for Foundational Alliance Wales

The conference will launch the FE Alliance and progress its project of building alliances for change and foundational renewal in Wales. It will highlight foundational objectives and ways of working which can sustain household liveability and responsible providers within planetary limits. Illustrated with presentations by shining light social innovators who are putting foundational thinking into…

Invisible boundaries to access and participation in public spaces: Navigating community diversity within ethnic minority communities

Presented by Najia Zaidi The research examines invisible boundaries which prevent ethnic minority communities accessing urban public spaces, including complex dynamics of ethnicity, caste and class. Focusing on the case study of Gujrati community in Leicester, it shows multiple cultural sensitivities that are often not taken into consideration by civil society institutions, even as they…

Wales Housing Research Conference 2022

Co-hosted by the WISERD Wales Housing Research Network, the UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence, and Shelter Cymru. About the conference The Wales Housing Research Conference on 19th December 2022 provides an opportunity to pause, share research evidence, and reflect on contemporary Welsh housing issues. The conference will include an incredibly diverse range of presentations…