Completed Projects

Title:  ‘A review of law, policy, practice and research to provide an evidence base regarding how the right to family life of children on the edge of care, or cared for within the care system is protected and promoted in Northern Ireland’
Research Team: Winter, K., Byrne, B., Lloyd, K 
Funder: (Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission)

Title:  ‘Developing a measure of children’s participation rights’
Research Team: Emerson, L., Lloyd, L. and Welty, E.
Funder: (Improving Children’s Lives)

Title: ‘Implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child’ (UNICEF UK)
Research Team: 
Lundy, L., Kilkelly, U., Byrne, B and Kang, J.

Title:‘Education Reform in Northern Ireland: a Human Rights Review’ (Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission)
Research Team: Lundy, L., Emerson, L., Byrne, B., Lloyd, K. and Yohanis, J.

Title: 'Barriers to Effective Government Delivery for Children in Northern Ireland: Knowledge Exchange project’ (ESRC)
Research Team: Byrne, B. and Lundy, L

TitleTransitions to Adult Services for Young People with Learning Disabilities in Northern Ireland
Research Team: Lundy, L. and Byrne, B.
Funder: Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People
Date: 2012

Title: Barriers to Effective Delivery for Children in Northern Ireland
Research Team: Lundy, L. and Byrne, B.
Funder: Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People
Date: 2011

Title: Youth Suicide Clusters in Northern Ireland
Research Team: Miller, S., Sibbett, C., Forbes, T. and McEvoy (Emerson), L.
Funder: Contact Youth
Date: 2010

Title: Ready to Learn: Children’s Perspectives
Research Team: Lundy, L., McEvoy (Emerson), L. and Byrne, B.
Funder: Barnardo’s
Date: 2010

Title: Opting out of religious education: the views of young people from minority belief backgrounds
Research Team: Mawhinney, A., Niens, U. and Richardson, N.
Funder: AHRC/ESRC
Date: 2010

Title: Attitudes of Children and Parents to Science Assessment
Research Team: Murphy, C, Kerr, K , Lundy, L., McEvoy (Emerson), L.
Funder: The Wellcome Trust
Date: 2009

Title: Ready to Learn: the Needs of Primary School Children in Disadvantaged Areas
Research Team: Miller, S. and Lundy, L., Connolly, P., McEvoy (Emerson), L. and Maguire, L.
Funder: Barnardo’s Northern Ireland
Date: 2008

Title: E-consultation with children
Research Team: Lundy, L and McEvoy (Emerson), L.
Funder: Department of Education and Curriculum Council for Examination and Assessment
Date: 2007