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Bailiffs explained – new book explores untapped area of law enforcement

7 January 2022

A new book on civil enforcement agents, popularly known as bailiffs, has been written by a Senior Lecturer in Law at the School of Law and Politics.

Inner Temple elects Cardiff academic to Benchership

13 December 2021

An expert in Ecclesiastical Law has been elected as a Master of the Bench of the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple.

Global ban on fracking supported by Cardiff environmental scholar

10 December 2021

The outcomes of an international tribunal, instigated by a Cardiff Law academic, have led to a call for the UN to support a global ban on fracking.

Funding co-operation agreement policies achievable given fiscal outlook, report says

8 December 2021

Welsh budget boosted by increase in UK government funding

Cardiff University researchers join £10m centre for inclusive trade policy

29 November 2021

ESRC-funded centre to support government decision making

Prestigious prize celebrates impact of two Cardiff University research projects

29 November 2021

ESRC awards researchers in public policy and early career categories

The legal protection of the Amazon – Cardiff academic part of global collaboration

19 November 2021

A group of academics from around the world will come together this November at a webinar to discuss the protection of the Amazon rainforest and the crucial role it plays in preventing climate change.

A number of the IR scholars featured in the online exhibition by the University of Madrid. Professor Zalewski is pictured on the bottom row, second from right.

University of Madrid profiles Cardiff academic in International Relations exhibition

16 November 2021

A Cardiff academic is currently featured in an online exhibition which showcases the work of women scientists and thinkers who have made important contributions to theoretical debates in the discipline of International Relations (IR).

The Pawb a’i farn panellists. Emily, who also worked behind the scenes on the programme, is pictured here on the far left.

BAFTA Cymru win for third year IR student

10 November 2021

A third year School of Law and Politics student has scooped a BAFTA Cymru award for a programme that made history on Welsh speaking television.

Law student secures place on scholarship programme set up in memory of Stephen Lawrence

9 November 2021

Scheme aims to encourage diversity in City institutions

Rachel Korir sits in front of her home in Kapcheboi, Kenya, 6 May 2019. Copyright Thomson Reuters Foundation/Dominic Korir.

Cardiff scholar recognised in shortlist for African book prize

3 November 2021

A book written by a Professor of Land Law at the School of Law and Politics has been shortlisted for this year’s US African Studies Association (ASA) book prize.

A Real Choices, Real Lives study participant holds hands with her mother. Photo credit: Plan International Dominican Republic.

Cardiff academic wins funds for collaboration with leading girls’ rights NGO

22 October 2021

A School of Law and Politics lecturer is collaborating with experts at a leading children’s charity on a study to support the economic and social empowerment of girls.

Professor Laura McAllister outside café

Governance expert to lead national conversation on Wales’ future

20 October 2021

Commission to consider nation’s place in Union and Welsh independence

Prestigious Irish book prize awarded to Cardiff academic

14 October 2021

The Political Studies Association of Ireland (PSAI) has named a senior lecturer in politics as the recipient of this year’s Brian Farrell book prize.

European Union law expert appointed to Irish Journal editorial board

28 September 2021

Dr Sara Drake appointed to the editorial board of the Irish Journal of European Law (IJEL)

Creative students make their mark on the Centre for Student Life

14 September 2021

Original artwork to represent services offered in new University landmark

Flight cancellations, consumer rights and the COVID-19 pandemic

8 September 2021

An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the School of Law and Politics and Cardiff Business School are investigating consumer awareness of legal rights during the pandemic.

Canon Law Professor meets His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales

11 August 2021

This July, Professor Norman Doe presented His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales with a copy of his latest edited book at an event in St David’s Cathedral, Pembrokeshire.

Head of School joins editorial board of leading law journal

2 August 2021

Head of the School of Law and Politics, Professor Urfan Khaliq has been appointed to the editorial board of a prestigious international law journal.

Employment law scheme completes first year of online advice

30 July 2021

A Cardiff pro bono scheme has completed its first year of online service after offering valuable support to members of the public throughout the pandemic.