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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.
Building a National Data Strategy: key considerations
ADR UK has responded to the open call for evidence to inform the UK's Government's National Data Strategy. Announced by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport in June 2018, the Strategy hopes to address the lingering question of how to ‘unlock the power of data across government’.