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Key priorities

Gender and Law at Durham (GLAD) supports, develops and enhances research and teaching in the broad field of law and gender. Based in Durham Law School, we provide an institutional framework for the production, dissemination and support of scholarship and teaching in law and gender. Our GLAD members regularly engage with national and international scholarly communities, governments and activist organisations.

We support, develop and enhance the research and teaching of Durham academics in the broad field of law and gender.

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Institutional framework for the production, dissemination and support of scholarship in law and gender
Facilitating collaboration between colleagues in the Law School and the broader University
Developing links with legal professions, judiciary and activist organisations
Raising visibility of Durham University's excellent research and teaching in the field of law and gender

News

Rights and the Mother and Baby Homes Report: Reaching Different Findings - Draft Launch

Over the past five months, 25 academics, led by Prof Aoife O’Donoghue (Durham) and Máiréad Enright (Birmingham University Law School) rewrote the Executive Summary of the Irish Mother and Baby Homes Commission of Investigation Report.
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Durham Law School - Congratulations to our Summer Graduands 2021

Members of staff bid a fond farewell to our wonderful Class of 2021.

Upcoming events

Criminal Justice Responses to Maternal Filicide: Judging the Failed Mother

Thursday 2 December 2021 - Thursday 2 December 2021
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Hybrid
Durham Castle Courtyard

Getting Published in Public Law

Wednesday 8 December 2021 - Wednesday 8 December 2021
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Online
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UKCLA / Durham Law School Teaching in Public Law Workshops

Wednesday 15 December 2021 - Wednesday 15 December 2021
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Online
UK Constitutional Law Association

UKCLA / Durham Law School Teaching in Public Law Workshops

Wednesday 12 January 2022 - Wednesday 12 January 2022
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Online
UK Constitutional Law Association

Get in Touch

For enquiries about our Centre for Gender and Law, visit our staff page for individual contact details.

Centre for Gender and Law at Durham (GLAD)

Durham University
Palatine Centre
Stockton Road
Durham
DH1 3LE