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The exciting Children's Rights Judgment Project is launched

Professor Hollingsworth and Professor Stalford have launched the Children's Rights Judgment Project. They are welcoming proposals for those interested in participating in the project.

Last modified: Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:11:20 GMT

Launch of the YES Planning Youth Engagement Toolkit

  • Venue: Planning Studio, 3rd Floor Claremont Tower, Claremont Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
  • Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:00:00 BST

Research by fifth year town planning students at Newcastle University has led to the development of a set of activities which encourages young people to voice their opinion about their local environment.

Last modified: Wed, 15 Apr 2015 11:23:46 BST

Professor Kathryn Hollingsworth to speak at an event at Doughty Street Chambers

Thursday 20th November

Last modified: Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:12:50 GMT

UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

Professor Kathryn Hollingsworth is to act as expert academic advisor for a report to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.

Last modified: Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:54:55 GMT

Children and Young People Seminars

  • Venue: SR 5, Law School, Windsor Terrace
  • Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 13:00:00 GMT

Professors Janice McLaughlin and Liz Todd lead the second of the Children and Young People Research Hub seminar series.

Last modified: Tue, 03 Feb 2015 11:57:33 GMT

Shawlands Academy visit to Newcastle University

Pupils from Shawlands Academy write blog article on a student-centred protocol for research undertaken in their school. Part of project led by Professor Peter Hopkins.

Last modified: Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:04:46 GMT

Why do young Christians volunteer?

Young Christians see volunteering as a means to be closer to God, not closer to an employer, Newcastle University research has shown

Last modified: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:40:18 BST

Not seen, not heard, but potentially detrimental: the implications of Brexit for

Read paper by Prof Helen Stalford on children's rights and the EU referendum.

Last modified: Fri, 20 May 2016 15:07:40 BST