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9 Jan 2020

Another interesting piece in The Guardian that covers something ProtectED is passionate about, Harassment and Sexual assault this is one of the areas we cover in our code of practice for universities.

Universities could face losing their status, including public funding, if they fail t...

8 Jan 2020

Interesting article in the Guardian on university crime stats, with insights from ProtectED's Trevor Jones Salford University's chief security officer and Andrew Wootton Director of ProtectED.

Andrew Wootton, Director of ProtectED

“The bigger issue is how universities prevent these prob...

16 Aug 2019

We had the pleasure of holding a ProtectED Conversations event at UCL last month – the second in an ongoing series of talks where higher education professionals, academics and ProtectED Member institutions meet to discuss issues impacting student safety and wellbeing.

The theme of July...

9 May 2019

We are living in a more connected world. Our conversations are increasingly online and it’s possible to connect with more people, faster than ever before. New technology is being developed to broaden the ways people can interact with each other, and students in the 16-25 age bracket a...

26 Mar 2019

The first ProtectED Conversations event took place in Manchester on Friday, beginning a series of quarterly talks where higher education professionals, academics and ProtectED Member institutions meet to share perspectives on issues impacting students' safety and wellbeing.

Each Protec...