Child and Youth Participation Research Group
An association of researchers, practitioners and policymakers dedicated to the development and promotion of best practice of child and youth engagement and participation in research. The group organises events, training workshops and publications and aims to bring together people who can collaborate to advance research actively engaging children and young people.
The Child and Youth Participation Research Group is Chaired by Susan Mc Donnell, and supported by the Research Coordinator of the Children's Research Network.
News and Updates
Child and Youth Participation BOOK
We just had a very exciting meeting on the development of the CRN Child and Youth Participation book. Those who submitted Chapter abstracts will be hearing from us soon! For more information on the project, contact us!
The purpose of the book is to share case studies and practical examples / accounts from Ireland of participatory research and involvement with children and young people (0-24 years), as well as studies of children’s and young people’s social / political participation.
New Chair for the Child and Youth Participation Research Group
The wonderful Aoife Price heads off to Brussels in September 2019 to begin a exciting new chapter in her life. We wish her all the very best, and thank her for her energy, enthusiasm and leadership during her time as Chair and member of the Children's Research Network Advisory Committee. We look forward to seeing you back as Dr Price in a few years! We welcome Dr Susan McDonnell as the new Chair of the Group. Susan will also be involved in the continuing development of the CRN Child and Youth Participation Book.