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Case Studies

These case studies highlight good practice in giving children and young people a meaningful voice in decision-making. In all these examples, children and young people were given space, voice, audience, and influence, and had the opportunity to effectively take part in decision-making.

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Everyday Spaces in a Classroom

How a primary school teacher ensures that children are given a voice in decision-making on what happens in the classroom every day.

UNICEF
2022

The Voice of Children in a Community Garden

How Kerry Local Creative Youth Partnership involved children in a lunchtime and after-school garden project in a primary school.

UNICEF
2022

UNICEF – EU – DCEDIY Collection of Case Studies

Report on the development of a collection of good practice case studies on children and young people’s participation in decision-making.

UNICEF
2022

Hear our Voices!

These instructions will ensure children’s views are listened to and considered in every aspect of The Ark and beyond!

The Ark Children's Council
2021

Children’s Voice in Pre-School Project

At Creative Kids & Co., the most important aspect of our work is children’s participation in decision-making in their own learning.

Creative Kids & Co.
2021

Youth Voice in School Leavers Programme

The topic was identified by two youth workers, based on interactions with young people facing the transition from second-level education.

Clare Youth Service
2021