Understanding policy development and implementation for children and young people

Una O'Connor, Louise Kinlen, Goretti Horgan, John McCord, Celia Keenahan

Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

Abstract

This report provides academic analysis of a rights-based approach to policy in relation to children and young people in Ireland and Northern Ireland. It explores the function of policy development and implementation; maps the policy environment for children and young people in both jurisdictions; and analyses policy provisions for chidlren and young people, drawing against the General Measures of Implementation as a tool for 'good' policy.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherUlster University
Number of pages59
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2012

Keywords

  • Policy development and implementation
  • Children's rights
  • United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • General Measures of Implementation

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Understanding policy development and implementation for children and young people'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this