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ADR UK 2018-19: Reflections on our first year
ADR UK has today published its first Annual Report, for the year 2018-19. In the past year we have established ourselves in the realm of administrative data research, seeing several key milestones and achievements along the way.
Key questions for children’s services: Identifying the gaps
In July, ADR UK, in collaboration with ONS and the Children's Commissioner, hosted a workshop with experts from a host of organisations to identify the key evidence gaps that research using linked administrative data about children can help to fill.
ADR UK welcomes new National Statistician
ADR UK has welcomed today’s (6 August 2019) appointment of the UK’s new National Statistician, Professor Sir Ian Diamond. Sir Ian will take up his role full time on 22 October 2019, succeeding John Pullinger, who retired at the end of June.
The stars are aligned: why now is the perfect time for ADR UK
To mark the launch of the ADR UK (Administrative Data Research UK) website, Dr Emma Gordon, Director of the ADR UK Strategic Hub, discusses why this is exactly the right time for the partnership to gain traction.
Research initiative harnesses linked government data to improve children’s services
ADR UK has announced that it is working with the Office for National Statistics and the Department for Education to link and anonymise data from the 2011 Census with education data about England for research purposes.