December 2012

The Geographies of Missing People project team wishes a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all.

* Geographies of Missing People research is featured in 'Making the Case for Social Sciences - Scotland' a new booklet about the impact of social science - produced by the Academy of Social Sciences. The launch is on Tuesday 18th December 2012 at The Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh 11.30am - 12.30pm followed by a drinks reception.

* The Geographies of Missing People research has been nominated in the SIPRA category for the Scottish Policing Awards. The winner of the category will be announced Monday 11 March 2013.

* The Geographies of Missing People research team will present at the Third Annual SEBP Conference organised by The Society of Evidence Based Policing and supported by the Scottish Institute for Policing Research (SIPR). The conference will take place at the Playfair Library at the University of Edinburgh on Wednesday 13th February 2013.

* On Monday 10 December at St-Martin-In-The-Fields, Trafalgar Square, Olivia is to attend the Carol Service organised by the charity Missing People, the UK Missing Person's Bureau and the Child Exploitation & Online Protection Centre (CEOP) to remember all those who will be missed at Christmas.

Economic and Social Research Council University of Glasgow University of Dundee Scottish Institute for Policing Research