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Kate Moss is Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Wolverhampton. She has led on the recent EU funded Daphne III programme 'Women Rough Sleepers Research' and she and her colleagues will be continuing the them of this research in two further Daphne funded research projects on 'Empowering Women Rough Sleepers' and 'Runaway and Homeless Children.'

Out of Sight: Regulation, Social Control and the Criminalisation of Homelessness.

  A Coventry man has just been sentenced to four weeks in jail for being homeless and begging in a car park.[i] Is this a good use of prison and does this approach demonstrate good governance or public policy? The … Continue reading

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Success Rates in Horizon 2020 – What a Surpise

Success rates in Horizon 2020 – funding for all or only a selected few? Over the past 40 years, there has been a tremendous focus on stimulating education, research and innovation in Europe. Lead by the European Commission, funding of … Continue reading

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Womens Rough Sleeping In the Wolverhampton Express and Star Jan 2016

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Jeremy Corbyn at PMQ’s 25 November 2015

https://www.facebook.com/330250343871/videos/10153784940283872/ “Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and at PMQs I asked David Cameron about women’s support services. I asked why nearly one third of those referred to women’s refuges in England are now … Continue reading

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Statewatch Update 17 November 2015

UK: Draft Investigatory Powers Bill UK: DIP Bill: Unfettered bulk data collection powers presage mass surveillance and a debate about haystacks (Hawktalk, link): EU: Cameron’s Chatham House speech: Full speed ahead for the renegotiation of the UK’s EU membership? (EU … Continue reading

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Moss, K. & Singh, P. (2015) Women Rough Sleepers in Europe: Homelessness and Victims of Domestic Abuse, Bristol: Policy Press.

Moss, K. & Singh, P. (2015) Women Rough Sleepers in Europe: Homelessness and Victims of Domestic Abuse, Bristol: Policy Press. “This compelling review of women’s homelessness in Europe provides fresh insights into an enduring problem. The book reveals the challenges homeless women face … Continue reading

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Police get new guidance on handling domestic abuse: September 2015

Police in England and Wales have been issued with new guidance on domestic abuse which advises officers on how to prosecute without relying on a victim. The guidance goes into detail about spotting patterns of abuse. The Authorised Professional Practice, … Continue reading

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STATEWATCH NEWS JULY 2015

NEWS 1. EU: MED-CRISIS: European Commission’s positions: “safe countries of origin”, “Hotspot pre-removal centres” & Frontex as a “removal Agency - Information note on “safe countries of origin” (18 pages, pdf): Steve Peers, Professor of Law, University of Essex comments: “The CJEU … Continue reading

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Women Rough Sleepers In Europe: Homelessness and Victims of Domestic Abuse

Available from 23 Sept 2015: Our new book based on the Daphne III funded European research. Women Rough Sleepers In Europe: Homelessness and Victims of Domestic Abuse Moss, K. & Singh, P. Bristol: Policy Press http://www.policypress.co.uk/display.asp?K=9781447317098&sf1=keyword&st1=moss&m=1&dc=16

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Statewatch News June 2015

Statewatch News Online,  24 June 2015 (14/15) Home page: http://www.statewatch.org/ e-mail: office@statewatch.org You can also access as a pdf  file here: http://www.statewatch.org/news/2015/jun/sw-news-online-24-june-15.pdf

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