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.
|Number of pages||59|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2012|
- Policy development and implementation
- Children's rights
- United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
- General Measures of Implementation
O'Connor, U., Kinlen, L., Horgan, G., McCord, J., & Keenahan, C. (2012). Understanding policy development and implementation for children and young people. Ulster University. http://www.childrenandyouthprogramme.info/pdfs/pdfs_cyp_publications/2012_01_30_Full_Report.pdf