So you want to consult with children? A toolkit of good practice:
This toolkit of good practice has been designed to offer advice, ideas and guidance for involving children in consultations at national, regional and international levels. It intends to provide organisations with useful material for involving children in discussions about issues that affect them.
Recorded on 21st of July 2016
Author: S. Stevenson
Publisher: International Save the Children Alliance
Geographic Coverage: International
Type of Resource: Methodology
Vulnerable groups: Children
Developed with children and young people? No
Type of participation: Practice (International, Regional and/or Domestic)
Availability: Open access
Keywords: Decision-making, Participation, Support
The toolkit includes information on how to get started, organising a consultation, planning a preparatory meeting with and for children, having children on your delegation, the role of adults in creating an enabling environment, ensuring quality follow up and guides to other resources.
This toolkit is aimed at governments, international agencies and NGOs who want to involve or consult with children in a meaningful way. It is not intended for project workers or researchers working on their own unless they are involved in structured consultations or focus group work.