ADR UK responds to the ICO's call for views: anonymisation, pseudonymisation and privacy enhancing technologies guidance (chapters 1-3)
In this response to the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO)'s call for views, we discussed the use of different terms, accessibility, and the importance of protecting the value of data for research in the public interest.
Homelessness Data England linked dataset: Key messages from stakeholders (April 2022)
This report records a roundtable discussion between third sector, policy and academic stakeholders and Homelessness Data England (HDE) project partners on the potential and use of the HDE dataset.
The probation and criminal justice system linking dataset: Key messages from stakeholders (March 2022)
This report highlights key messages from the Data First User Representation Panel on the potential of the 'probation and criminal justice system linking dataset' to inform the future use of the linking dataset.
Feasibility study exploring the potential to link administrative education data to the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings
This feasibility study is part of the Wage and Employment Dynamics (WED) project. It explores the potential to link the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE) dataset to administrative education data.
The GUIE linked dataset: Key messages from stakeholders (February 2022)
This report highlights key messages from the ADR England Children & Young People Representative Panel on the potential of the GUIE linked dataset for research on children’s health, education and wellbeing.
ADR UK response to ICO call for views: anonymisation, pseudonymisation and privacy enhancing technologies guidance
In this response from ADR UK regarding the ICO call for views: anonymisation, pseudonymisation and privacy enhancing technologies guidance, we have discussed the complexity of anonymisation, the uses of functional anonymisation, and the relations to other guidance.
ADR UK response to NDS Data: a new direction consultation
The ADR UK partnership has responded to the NDS ‘Data: a new direction’ consultation. We discussed the importance of public engagement, of discussing the public good arising from data linkage, and the importance of functional anonymization.
ADR UK Training and Capacity Building Strategy, 2021-26
The new ADR UK Training and Capacity Building Strategy sets out five routes to help researchers to understand the potential of administrative data, to help them to access it and to train them to use it.
Data analysis in uncertain times: rapid working to adapt to research needs during a pandemic
As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, the need for rapid analysis based on trustworthy data to be able to plan and forecast had never been greater. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) and its partners have led the way in making high-quality data available for critical analysis through the ONS Secure Research Service (SRS).