Embedding Wellbeing in Northern Ireland – announcing our project participants

June 12, 2018

By Aideen McGinley, Chair of the Embedding Wellbeing in Northern Ireland Advisory Group and Co-Chair of the Carnegie Roundtable on Measuring Wellbeing in Northern Ireland.

Today the Carnegie UK Trust has announced the participants of our Embedding Wellbeing in Northern Ireland project .  The Community Planning Partnerships working in the following local authority ...

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The value of kindness

June 11, 2018

By Jennifer Wallace, Head of Policy, Carnegie UK Trust

Today the Scottish Government launches is revised and updated National Performance Framework.  First set out in 2007, the framework sets the purpose of the Scottish Government and identifies National...

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Engaging Libraries: Leeds Body Image and Mind project connecting into the Wellcome Collection and Wellcome Trust Library

June 7, 2018

By Bronwyn Brady, Senior Librarian Manager (Art, Music, Central Lending), Leeds Libraries, and colleagues

In April some of us from our Body Image and Mind project had the wonderful opportunity to visit the Wellcome Trust Library in London. The purpose of the visit was to find out more about the theme of B...

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Local Cornerstone: an enabling approach to social care

May 21, 2018

By Edel Harris, Chief Executive of Cornerstone

Cornerstone is one of the largest social care providers in Scotland. We support 2,700 children, adults and families each year and our aim is ‘to enable the people we support to live a valued life, a...

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Embedding Wellbeing in Northern Ireland – from project launch to possible participants

May 16, 2018

By Aideen McGinley, Chair of the Embedding Wellbeing in Northern Ireland Advisory Group and Co-Chair of the Carnegie Roundtable on Measuring Wellbeing in Northern Ireland.

After launching our Embedding Wellbeing in Northern Ireland project , taking opportunities to present to Community Planning Partnerships at SOLACE NI and NILGA meetings, and speaking to local gov...

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Who should regulate to reduce harm in social media services?

May 10, 2018

by William Perrin, trustee of Good Things Foundation, Indigo Trust and 360 Giving. He is a former senior civil servant in the UK government. And Professor Lorna Woods, University of Essex.

We have set out in a series of blog posts a proposal for reducing harm from social media services in the UK (see end for details about the authors).   The harm reduction system will require new le...

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How would a social media harm regulator work?

May 10, 2018

by William Perrin, trustee of Good Things Foundation, Indigo Trust and 360 Giving. He is a former senior civil servant in the UK government. And Professor Lorna Woods, University of Essex.

Reducing harm in social media - regulation and enforcementWe have set out in a series of blog posts a proposal for reducing harm from social media services in the UK (see end for details about...

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Which social media services should be regulated for harm reduction?

May 8, 2018

by William Perrin, trustee of Good Things Foundation, Indigo Trust and 360 Giving. He is a former senior civil servant in the UK government. And Professor Lorna Woods, University of Essex.

This article is one of series about reducing the harm emanating from social media (see end piece for information about this work and the authors). We set out in our earlier article a proposed system...

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Reducing harm in social media through a duty of care

May 8, 2018

by William Perrin, trustee of Good Things Foundation, Indigo Trust and 360 Giving. He is a former senior civil servant in the UK government. And Professor Lorna Woods, University of Essex.

This blog is the fourth in a programme of work on a proposed new regulatory framework to reduce the harm occurring on and facilitated by social media services.  The authors William Perrin and Lorna ...

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Harm reduction in social media – what can we learn from other models of regulation?

May 4, 2018

by William Perrin, trustee of Good Things Foundation, Indigo Trust and 360 Giving. He is a former senior civil servant in the UK government. And Professor Lorna Woods, University of Essex.

This blog is the third in a programme of work on a proposed new regulatory framework to reduce the harm occurring on and facilitated by social media services.  The authors William Perrin and Lorna W...

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