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11 September 2009
The new model Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC) has the potential to improve outcomes for children by tackling the substance misuse of parents at an early stage of care proceedings, according to an independent report published today. ...
09 September 2009
A new charity funded by the Nuffield Foundation will take a stand against walk-on-by culture that fuels violent crime, feeds fear and fractures communities. Witness Confident has been set up to promote greater public participation in the...
08 September 2009
Scientists from Aberdeen University, including one of the Nuffield Foundation's Oliver Bird Rheumatism Programme's PhD students, have discovered a new way in which cells that destroy bone can be controlled. The University of Aberdeen...
27 August 2009
More teenagers are studying science beyond GCSE level thanks to a course designed by University of York and Nuffield Foundation experts. A new survey shows schools using the Twenty First Century Science GCSE curriculum are experiencing much...
30 July 2009
Parents of teenagers are doing a good job, and poor parenting is not the reason for the increase in problem behaviour amongst teenagers, a new briefing paper published today by the Nuffield Foundation reveals. Research undertaken by a team led...
23 July 2009
In 2008 nearly 110,000 students, some 15% of the age cohort, gained a GCSE or equivalent qualification in Applied Science. Five years earlier the number was less than 20,000. This substantial rise has received little public or policy attention....