Edinburgh Research Explorer

Emerging themes in child protection in the context of cuts in public spending and changing political landscapes

Project: Research Collaboration with external organisation

Effective start/end date1/01/1131/12/12


This research tracks new directions in child protection in each part of the UK in the context of the Munro Review of child protection in England, the coalition government, spending cuts, devolution and changing political landscapes. It involved gathering and analysing information from two four-nations seminars and from over 100 participants. In addition, it examines key documents from each of the nations.

Layman's description

The direction of child protection developments following the Munro Review, cuts in public spending and political changes in the UK.