Monthly Archives: August 2012

Speak Up Now on Engaging Youth in Planning Education – Plan With Youth International Policy Forum

On October 16-18 2012 UNESCO World Headquarters in Paris will be hosting a major international policy forum on behalf of the two UNESCO Chairs on the island of Ireland, Professor Alan Smith at the University of Ulster and Professor Pat … Continue reading

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CYP Publishes Report Reviewing Provision of Education for Young People in Detention

In May the Children and Youth Programme published our second thematic report, ‘Reviewing the Provision of Education for Young People in Detention: Rights, Research and Reflections on Policy and Practice’. Continue reading

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CYP Welcomes Minister to Children’s Rights Event in Galway

On 10th May the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre at the National University of Ireland, Galway, hosted an event addressing the child protection in Ireland. Ireland’s two UNESCO Chairs, Professor Pat Dolan and Professor Alan Smith welcomed a key note address: ‘A New Era in Child Protection’, delivered by Frances Fitzgerald, TD and Minister for Children and Youth Affairs. Continue reading

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