Research

Research

Visiting Mums Scheme

Evaluation of the Visiting Mums Scheme: Pact Cymru  (2016-2017) CASCADE, Cardiff University 

Independent Advocacy

Independent Advocacy: impact and outcomes for children and young people (2016),

Office of the Children’s Commissioner in England (with University of Central Lancashire and the National Children’s Bureau).

Children's Participation in Public Decision-making

This review of practice in Europe was commissioned by Eurochild for its bi-annual conference taking place in Croatia in October 2018. The review provides an overview of current practice on children’s participation in public decision making and explains its importance.  Using results from a survey of Eurochild members, the report provides examples of children’s participation that are inclusive of children from disadvantaged backgrounds. It also provides guidance on ensuring that children’s participation is inclusive and impactful. Children’s participation in public decision-making: A review of practice in Europe . Eurochild

New and innovative Form of Youth Participation

This study investigated  how young people in Europe are choosing to participate, whether these methods enable them to be represented in decision-making processes and the impact of ‘new and innovative’ forms of youth participation. The report identifies examples of practices which promote and help to consolidate democracy. The findings and recommendations are intended to inform the Youth Department’s work in this field. New and innovative forms of youth participation in decision-making processes. Council of Europe

Well-being among Children and Young People in Wales

Voices of Children and Young People of Wales Study: A qualitative study of well-being among children and young people under 25 years old (2010)Welsh Government (with Glyndwr University).