PLEASE NOTE: In light of the University and College Union (UCU) announcement regarding planned strike action for 26 February, the Bonavero Institute of Human Rights has decided that it will not be hosting any events on that date. This event has therefore been postponed. We apologise for any inconvenience.


Professor Mary Daly (Oxford, Department of Social Policy and Intervention) will be discussing her work on Child Rights and Social Policy.

Mary Daly is Professor of Sociology and Social Policy and within the department is the course director for the Master’s programmes in Comparative Social Policy. She is a Fellow of Green Templeton College and a former College Academic Tutor. Mary Daly’s research interests and expertise are international in scope, focused on the analysis of social policy with a particular interest in family, gender, care/social care and poverty. Most of her work is comparative, in a European and international context, and interdisciplinary. Mary Daly’s research has been supported by a wide range of funders, including the Economic and Social Research Council, the EU, Council of Europe, the ILO, UN, UN Women and UNICEF.