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Congratulations Dr Christine Harrison on promotion to Professorial Teaching Fellow in Social Work.

We are very pleased to report the promotion of Dr Christine Harrison to Professorial Teaching Fellow in Social Work. This reflects Chris's outstanding contribution to social work education, at both local and international levels, and her research about gender violence and professional practice.

Fri 20 Apr 2018, 15:07 | Tags: SWELL postgraduate Africa Nigeria

Dr Christine Harrison travels to Engus, Nigeria for #PressforProgress, International Women's Day Event

One of CLL’s Associate Professors and member of the Centre for the Study of Safety and WellBeing (SWELL) will be travelling to Enuba, Nigeria for a conference organised to mark International Women’s Day on March 7, which aims to challenge domestic violence and abuse. Dr Christine Harrison, who has co-ordinated and taught child care and child protection social work for the last 25 years, will join other key speakers at the event organised by non-governmental women’s empowerment organisation, Power to Choose together with the Nchekwa Oha Advocay Foundation.

Tue 06 Mar 2018, 12:48 | Tags: CLL SWELL University event Africa pressforprogress Women Nigeria

Warwick Social Work team celebrates World Social Work Day

On World Social Work Day (Tuesday 21 March) colleagues from our Warwick Social Work team, welcomed local social and community work practitioners, students and educators, to celebrate their contribution to global social work.

Tue 21 Mar 2017, 17:03 | Tags: CLL SWELL University event PhD postgraduate research Social Work

Centre for the Study of Safety and Wellbeing (SWELL) supports International Women's Week event

Principal Research Fellow, Dr Ravi Thiara (SWELL) took part in a Gender Based Violence Day, held on 13 March at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, Coventry University.

The event was held to celebrate International Women's Week and focused upon the networks of support that exist in the City of Coventry and how they can work to empower and enable those affected.

Tue 14 Mar 2017, 15:05 | Tags: CLL SWELL conference Social Work

Dr Khursheed Wadia talks to BBC Radio

In August, Dr Khursheed Wadia was interviewed by BBC Radio Merseyside and BBC Radio Coventry and Warwickshire about Muslim women hitting the headlines in both Britain and France.

Tue 13 Sep 2016, 12:18 | Tags: CLL SWELL PhD postgraduate research

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