Festival of Social Science events in the School of Social Policy

Posted on Wednesday 23rd October 2013

The ESRC Festival of Social Science, highlights some of the leading social science research taking place within the field of Social Science with free lectures, workshops, seminars, exhibitions and other events being held around the country to offer an insight into how social science research impacts on our lives.

The School of Social Policy are hosting a number of events as follows:

Getting on in the UK: migrants, ethnic minorities, networks, social mobility and integration

The Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) are organising three separate events as part of the Festival of Social Science programme. These events are aimed specifically at policy makers, service providers, voluntary sector professionals and equality advocates. They will be participatory in nature and allow time for discussion and action planning/reflection.

There will be three events:

Conversations about Religion and Diversity

Third Sector resilience: surviving in challenging times

This event, Third Sector resilience: surviving in challenging times, will be held at Birmingham Voluntary Service Council in Birmingham on 6 November, and is intended for members of voluntary and community organisations within the City and anyone with an interest in the promotion and development of local organisations.