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Forlorn girl sat on steps

Substance misuse and binge drinking higher in young people in foster care

2 March 2017

Adverse outcomes partly explained by poorer quality social relationships with peers and school staff

Two young children overlooking community from hillside

UK-wide study shows huge postcode disparity in proportion of children in care

28 February 2017

Children in poorest areas in Wales 16 times more likely to be looked after

Emma Renold at Agenda Launch

New expert healthy relationships group to advise on curriculum

21 February 2017

Expert panel to be chaired by Cardiff University expert in childhood studies

Gravitational waves

Gravity’s Kiss: The Detection of Gravitational Waves

14 February 2017

A new book by Professor Harry Collins offers a real-time account of one of the most remarkable scientific discoveries ever made

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Brexit hate crime

9 February 2017

Social Data Science Lab awarded £250,000 grant to set up centre to monitor Brexit-related hate crime on social media

Dr Marco Calaresu

Erasmus staff mobility programme brings political science expert to Cardiff

7 February 2017

Dr Marco Calaresu joins the School under the Erasmus staff exchange programme.

Enriching school holidays

Enriching school holidays

7 February 2017

Food and Fun programme shows it reduces the impact of poverty and social deprivation

Enabling person in workplace

Reducing the disability gap

22 December 2016

Conference leads debate on the disability employment gap in the UK

Child behind metal fence

Teachers and support staff lack training to tackle “taboo” of self-harm in schools

22 December 2016

Lack of time and adequate training cited as barriers

Pacific Island

Poverty in the Pacific

15 December 2016

Improving lives in some of the world’s most vulnerable countries