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Warwick academic helping to shape policy towards the Western Balkans

University of Warwick researcher Dr Andi Hoxhaj has been invited to speak at a prestigious Parliamentary seminar on 17 January 2018. Dr Hoxhaj has been asked to give his expert insight into aspects of the UK’s relationship with the Western Balkans, as the UK prepares to host the annual Western Balkans summit later this year, and considers its future relationship with these countries after Brexit.

Tue 16 January 2018, 11:25 | Tags: Brexit, Social Science, Europe, research, Law

Is Santa Paws visiting your pet this year?

University of Warwick researcher Professor Nickie Charles looks at the ways we make our dogs and other companion animals part of our Christmas and asks whether pets really enjoy the rituals of Christmas alongside their human companions.

Thu 14 December 2017, 09:39 | Tags: Christmas, Social Science, sociology, research

Sexual harassment of girls is widespread in schools, researchers find

A new study carried out by University of Warwick’s Institute for Employment research for the NEU teaching union and campaign group UK Feminista has found that over a third of girls at mixed-sex schools in England and Wales have been sexually harrassed while at school.

Professor John McEldowney appointed to the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

Professor John McEldowney, of the University of Warwick's School of Law, has been appointed as ordinary member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences by Pope Francis.

Tue 05 December 2017, 09:53 | Tags: University of Warwick, Social Science, Law

Tackling the global post-code lottery: new research explores how law can help tackle health epidemics

Research from the University of Warwick is set to improve global health by helping lawyers to think more strategically about the ways in which the law can be used to improve access to life-saving medicines.

Thu 23 November 2017, 10:49 | Tags: Health, Global Engagement, Social Science, research, Law, Health and Medicine

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