Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The research activity of the Department of Social Care and Early Childhood is embedded in the research group,  Analysing Social Change (ASC). The focus of the department's research activity is on children, adolescents, older adults and families and how societal changes are impacting on them, the causes of these changes and broader implications at policy level. The Department plans to build its research profile, engaging more postdoctoral staff in research and obtaining funding for postgraduate research projects. 

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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