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Being Heard: Involving Children and Young People in Participatory Research on Sexual Violence: Challenges and Approaches

Posted: Thu Nov, 2017

Author: Claire Cody

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Join this webinar on Friday 1st December to hear Dr Silvie Bovarnick and Dr Helen Beckett from the International Centre at the University of Bedfordshire talking about why and how we should engage children and young people in participatory research on sexual violence.

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Webinar: Young people's views on their role in sexual violence prevention efforts

Posted: Thu Dec, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

The webinar will take place on 18th November 2015, 11am UK time.

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Webinar: Involving marginalised young people in preventing sexual exploitation

Posted: Thu Dec, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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The webinar will take place on the 28 October at 2pm UK time and will involve presenters from the organisation Stellit who are based in St Petersburg, Russia. The presenters will discuss a Youth Volunteer Movement that they have been supporting that aims to prevent risky behaviours and raise awareness about sexual violence. They will share details of the movement, the ethical challenges that have arisen from this work, and reflections and recommendations on how to involve young people at risk in peer-to-peer prevention activities.

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Conference report and slides from the event on young people, sexual violence, ethics and participation

Posted: Fri Dec, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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On 28th September a Cumberland Colloquium was held on 'young people affected by sexual violence as change makers in prevention efforts: what are the opportunities and what are the risks?'

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Conference held on young people, sexual violence, ethics and participation

Posted: Tue Oct, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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On 28th September a Cumberland Colloquium was held on 'young people affected by sexual violence as change makers in prevention efforts: what are the opportunities and what are the risks?'

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Webinar: Engaging young people in online safety prevention projects: challenges and good practices from the Make-IT-Safe project in Belgium

Posted: Mon Aug, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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This webinar will introduce the Make-IT-Safe project and explore how young people got involved in preventing online abuse and exploitation.

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Registration now open!

Posted: Tue Jul, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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Registration for the event 'Young people affected by sexual violence as change-makers in prevention efforts: What are the opportunities and what are the risks?' is now open.

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‘Our Voices’ project invited to attend high-level meeting at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg

Posted: Tue Jul, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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During this meeting the 'Our Voices' project was introduced and the Youth Advisors messages shared with the delegates.

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The ‘Our Voices’ Webinar Series

Posted: Thu Jul, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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The 'Our Voices' Network is hosting a series of webinars on the theme 'young people participating to prevent sexual violence'.

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18 November to be marked as European Day against child sexual exploitation and abuse

Posted: Thu Jul, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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The day will highlight the need for more awareness raising and better protection and prevention efforts to address child sexual exploitation and abuse.

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Call for papers - young people affected by sexual violence as change makers

Posted: Tue May, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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The committee welcome submissions for presentations by scholars and practitioners that relate to participatory practice with young people affected by sexual violence.

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Report from the First Reference and Dissemination Group Meeting for ‘Our Voices’

Posted: Mon May, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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This report documents and reflects on the first meeting of Reference and Dissemination Group meeting for the 'Our Voices' project which took place in December 2014.

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Successful application to run a Cumberland Lodge Colloquium on participation, sexual violence and ethics

Posted: Mon Jan, 2015

Author: Claire Cody

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An interdisciplinary conference exploring young people's participation, sexual violence and ethics will take place at Cumberland Lodge in autumn 2015.

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ESRC Free Event 'Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation: Lessons from Research'

Posted: Wed Oct, 2014

Author: Claire Cody

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This seminar will draw upon a range of research conducted by staff at 'The International Centre: Researching Child Sexual Exploitation, Violence and Trafficking' at the University of Bedfordshire to share knowledge about the issue of CSE within the UK and to consider effective measures for tackling it.

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Young people discuss sex and relationships at the Children as Actors for Transforming Society Conference in Switzerland

Posted: Fri Aug, 2014

Author: Claire Cody

In July a group representing the University of Bedfordshire travelled to Caux on Lake Geneva to attend the Children as Actors for Transforming Society Conference (CATS).

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