Posts Tagged ‘ Disability ’

Disabled Children’s Research Forum – 30 June 2017

February 1, 2017

The University of Suffolk is hosting the annual Disabled Children’s Research Forum on 30 June 2017. The event is free, and held in the Auditorium at the Waterfront Building, Neptune Quay, Ipswich, IP4 1QJ. The forum will explore research relating to disabled childhoods, with paper-based presentations focusing on ‘Disabled Childhoods and Intersectionality.’
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Research on the housing needs of disabled people

August 4, 2016

Research by the Centre for Analysis of Social Exclusion shows 'a significant demand for accessible housing to rent and buy'.
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Report on ‘the impact of the coalition government on disabled workers’

June 1, 2015

'The impact of the coalition government on disabled workers: Workplace experiences and job quality' was published by the Public Interest Research Unit in May 2015.
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Posted in: Hard Times for Equality, Publications

An Independent Review of the Work Capability Assessment – year five

May 26, 2015

This review reports on the impact and outcomes of the Work Capacity Assessment (WCA) since its introduction in 2007.
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Posted in: Publications

CASE blog: Disabled people are worth the minimum wage

October 23, 2014

A blog by Abigail McKnight and Tania Burchardt says that 'Lord Freud's widely-reported recent remark that some disabled people are not "worth" the National Minimum Wage (NMW) is not supported by CASE research'.
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Disability Equality Research Network – DERN

June 16, 2014

DERN (Disability Equality Research Network) is an informal network which was set up to provide disabled and disability researchers with an opportunity to share their work with critical friends and to receive constructive feedback
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Posted in: Calls and tenders

ISER paper: ‘Diverse Disability’

June 11, 2014

In April 2014, ISER published 'Diverse Disability. Evidence on employment outcomes from the Life Opportunities Survey' by Richard Berthoud.
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Research on ‘Disabled People’s Financial Histories’

May 8, 2014

'Disabled People’s Financial Histories: Uncovering the disability wealth-penalty' was published by CASE in April 2014.
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Posted in: Hard Times for Equality, Publications

DOTCOM – Disability Online Tool of the Commission

March 26, 2014

DOTCOM is an online disability tool covering the Member States of the European Union, its Candidate countries and other associated countries.
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Posted in: Info for researchers

Publication on the experiences and expectations of disabled international students

November 6, 2013

'Disabled International Students in British Higher Education. Experiences and Expectations' by Armineh Soorenian was published in Autumn 2013.
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Posted in: Publications