News & blogs
Love Data Week 2024: How ADR UK is creating data-driven change
12 February 2024
As part of Love Data Week, taking place from 12 to 16 February, ADR UK is showcasing a selection of high-impact projects from across the partnership on our social media. These highlight the importance of linked administrative data research to driving real-world, public good impact across a range of sectors and themes.
Department for Education publishes new areas of research interest
2 February 2024
The Department for Education (DfE) has published its Areas of Research Interest (ARI) document. The publication sets out the DfE’s research priorities and the key areas in which it wants to work with the research community. These priorities will be used as part of an ADR UK-funded programme to help make research more policy relevant and to have greater impact.
Using the ONS Secure Research Service for informing and evaluating government policy
13 October 2023
In this blog, Louise Corti, Head of Analytical Insights and Impact at the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Integrated Data Service, sets out how the data provided by the ONS Secure Research Service has been used to both inform and evaluate government policy.
Widening access to policy-relevant nursing and midwifery data in the UK
16 March 2023
For the first time, nursing and midwifery registrant data will be made available for research via the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Secure Research Service. The data can provide vital insights into the current state of nursing and midwifery in the UK and inform policy. This initiative is led by the Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research (SCADR), part of ADR Scotland.