United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK or U.K.), or Britain, is a sovereign country in north-western Europe, off the north-­western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north-­eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands within the British Isles. Northern Ireland shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland. Otherwise, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the …

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Greens/EFA: The Greens/European Free Alliance · 3 August 2024 English

A study by Martin Sas, KU Leuven, Centre for IT & IP Law, Leuven, Belgium Jan Tobias Mühlberg, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Ecole Polytechnique,Brussels, Belgium

Universal Declaration of Human Rights • UK: United Kingdom • UN: United Nations • UNCRC: United Nations intervention - notably in France [65,67,68], in the United Kingdom [119], in the United States [85–87,92–94,96 based in the United Kingdom. This prevalence of interviewees residing in the United Kingdom is not intended


UK Covid-19 Inquiry · 18 July 2024

The first report from the UK Covid-19 Inquiry examines the resilience and preparedness of the United Kingdom for a pandemic, revealing significant shortcomings in the system. Despite prior beliefs of being


LSE: London School of Economics and Political Science · 17 July 2024 English

Voter participation in the 2024 UK election was 60 per cent, the lowest in over 20 years. Mukulika Banerjee argues that the UK needs to cultivate a democratic culture that …


ECPAT UK: Every Child Protected Against Trafficking - UK · 17 July 2024 English

This report explores the heightened risks of human trafficking faced by unaccompanied children seeking asylum in the UK, specifically those accommodated in Home Office hotels. Through a combination of legal …

Office UCL – University College London UK – United Kingdom UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for non-devolved primary legislation relevant to the United Kingdom as a whole and relevant devolved legislation instruments in England and non-devolved for the United Kingdom in the areas of immigration, modern slavery the Rights of the Child 1989 (‘CRC’). The United Kingdom ratified this Convention on 16 December 1991 is the only devolved administration in the United Kingdom that has incorporated the Convention. Despite


4 Day Week Global · 17 July 2024 English

This report describes and evaluates the four-day week pilot project in Portugal. The report is divided into four parts, detailing the project's origin, implementation, and effects on companies and workers. …

corresponds to the model recently adopted in the United Kingdom, Ireland, United States, Canada, Australia In the most recent trial in 2022, in the United Kingdom, with 61 companies and more than 3000 workers published Friday is the New Saturday in the United Kingdom, his first book in which he defends his vision


BGI: Berggruen Governance Index · 16 July 2024 English

This report evaluates the governance performance of the United Kingdom ahead of the 2024 election, focusing on the interplay between fiscal austerity, economic stagnation, and public scandal. Despite a

PUBLIC SCANDAL: GOVERNANCE PERFORMANCE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AHEAD OF THE 2024 ELECTIONThe ProjecT | I Public Scandals: Governance Performance in the United Kingdom Ahead of the 2024 Election UCLA Luskin School AUTHORSABsTrAcT | III ABSTRACT As the United Kingdom heads to the polls on July 4th, 2024, the country leave the EU have left long-term scars on the United Kingdom´s economy, leading to an economic drift away | 1 INTRODUCTION: On July 4th, 2024, the United Kingdom (UK) will hold a critical election to determine


Cato Institute · 12 July 2024

Government controls a larger share of health spending in the United States than in Canada, the United Kingdom, and most other advanced nations. State and federal governments subsidize low- quality medical


RAND Corporation · 12 July 2024 English

The report evaluates the early impacts of the Productivity Institute Programme's investments: The Productivity Institute (TPI) and the Programme on Innovation and Diffusion (POID). Including questions about knowledge, policy and …



MP-IDSA: Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses · 9 July 2024 English

The securitization of the speeches during the visit, imbued with Kashmir issue, where the Indian state rhetoric, failed to address the core frames the region’s challenges issues faced by the …

aggressive strategy to seek the of School education United Kingdom (UK) and European nations' assistance for an


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