Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods
Sefydliad Ymchwil Gymdeithasol ac Economaidd, Data a Dulliau Cymru

Established in 2008, the Wales Institute of Social and Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD) draws together social science researchers from a number of disciplines including sociology, economics, geography and political science.

The Institute is based within five Universities in Wales: Aberystwyth, Bangor, Cardiff, South Wales and Swansea, and works in partnership with other UK Universities. Read More >>

Upcoming Events

Oct
06
Pierhead Building, The National Assembly for Wales, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff, CF99 1NA
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The day will bring researchers, practitioners and young people together from across Wales to discuss the future direction of youth engagement under a new Welsh Government. The purpose is to provide research and tools for engaging young people in politics during the fifth Assembly government and to generate discussion about future research in this area.
Oct
19
Llandinam Senior Common Room (L3), Aberystwyth University
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Part of the 2016 Civil Society Seminar Series, this presentation considers the evolving relationship between ageing, leisure activities and the maintenance and transformation of local and regional economies.
Oct
20
Main Building, Council Chamber, Cardiff
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Part of the 2016 Civil Society Seminar Series, this seminar examines how Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), as part of civil society, contribute towards democratization in India and what conditions facilitate or inhibit their contribution.
Oct
26
Cardiff University, Glamorgan Building – Committee Room 1 & 2, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff, CF10 3WT
5:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Launch event for a new book edited by Dr Dawn Mannay entitled Our Changing Land: Revisiting Gender, Class and Identity in Contemporary Wales.
Nov
08
A demonstration of the WISERD DataPortal (WDP) http://data.wiserd.ac.uk/dataportal/ and how it can be used by third sector organisations for Civil Society for mapping social and economic data made freely available as data feeds by UK and Welsh Governments.
Nov
11
The Open University in Wales, 18 Custom House Street, CF10 1AP
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
This is a workshop for 3rd sector participants, to assist them in formal evaluations of their activities. It will provide a package of materials to enable them to identify the impact of their activities and provide an evaluation framework for those impacts.

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