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The Partners

The lead partner for the project is Birmingham City University in England. The project involves partners from:

The Invited Experts who also form part of the project steering group are:

The project steering group consists of BCU, WIAD and the three invited experts. The members of the steering group have extensive knowledge of the field. The group will meet on a regular basis to check adherence to high quality research activities, agree the research instruments used, ensure adherence to ethical practice and confidentiality. Dr Caren Wieland will chair the steering group and have a brief to oversee the university (BCU) procedures to ensure external evaluation of the project.

There will be three meetings with all project partners including external experts and a final conference with all partners, experts and key stakeholders to disseminate the outcomes of the project.

Partner Meeting 1 and Steering Group: 31st March – 1st April 2009 in Varna, Bulgaria

Partner Meeting 2 and Steering Group: 5-6 October 2009, Sibiu, Romania

Partner Meeting 3 and Steering Group: 24-25 January, 2011, Stirling, Scotland

Project Conference on Throughcare: 6-7 October, Venice, Italy


The Throughcare project is part funded by European Commission Directorate-General for Justice, Freedom and Security.

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Contact Us: Professor Morag MacDonald, BCU. Tel: + 44 121 331 6305