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A shared digital future

Chief Executive of Co-Ownership Mark Graham discusses the success of the organisation over the past 40 years, the challenges currently facing the housing sector and his plans to adapt the organisation for...

Criminal justice avoidable delay

Persistent and recurring issues are impairing the delivery of justice and the quality of service experienced by those impacted by the justice system in Northern Ireland. To date, adequate steps have not...

An all island economy

Following the completion of his report on the potential economic impact of Irish reunification in the context of Brexit, financial journalist Paul Gosling outlines his key findings. Northern Ireland is different from...

Rape and consent: ongoing challenges

In the context of the recent high-profile rape case involving two former Ireland rugby internationals, among others, Eithne Dowds, a lecturer in the School of Law at Queen’s University Belfast, writes on...

Brexit, the DUP and the data analytics storm

Once described as “our back office” by a former Cambridge Analytica employee and a “franchise” by another, AggregateIQ – a Canadian company based in Victoria, British Columbia – is embroiled in the...

Housing policy in Northern Ireland

Deputy Secretary Louise Warde Hunter discusses the direction being taken by the Department for Communities (DfC) and challenges being faced in developing housing policy. The head of Housing, Urban Regeneration and Local...

The impact of housing on mental health

Professor of Mental Health Sciences at Ulster University, Siobhan O’Neill, analyses how housing problems have impacted on transgenerational mental illness and suicidal behaviour in Northern Ireland. To understand the role housing can...