Research Partners


Amplifying Voices: working with children and their families to make their voices heard 






Children's Law Centre

Using the law to promote, protect and realise children's rights


Children's Rights Alliance

Working with 100+ organisations to promote children’s rights


EPIC (Empowering People In Care)

Working with children who are in care or have been in care






Include Youth

Promoting the rights and best interests of young people at risk

Irish Penal Reform Trust

Working to reform the prison service, including youth justice and children of prisoners

Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Working to promote children’s rights and well-being


National Women's Council of Ireland

The Y factor – working to promote awareness of gender equality among young people

Spun Out

Giving young people an online platform where their voices can be heard



Northside Partnership

Young Community Leaders Programme: Supporting and training young people to become leaders in their communities


Playboard Northern Ireland

The leading agency for the development and promotion of children and young people's play in Northern Ireland








Public Achievement

Youth focused civic education organisation supporting young people to do real work on real issues in their communities



WIMPS (Where Is My Public Servant?)                      

A project run by and for young people on how to make politics & citizenship more relevant to young people (associated w/ Public Achievement) 


Social Entrepreneurs Ireland

Youth Civic Action Initiative “Wave Change”: Supports young people in making social change 

 Start Strong

Working for children’s rights to early years care and education



Giving young people in care a voice by building capacity advocacy, participation and policy work



 Youth Action Northern Ireland

Working with young people to support them as active and equal citizens whose voices are heard, respected and valued