Policy and Practice Reports

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Barnardos’ Wizards of Words Reading Programme.

Fives, A., Kearns, N., Devaney, C., Canavan, J., Lyons, R., Eaton, P., O’Brien, A., Russell, D.W.
Dublin: Barnardos.
2013

Citizenship: The permanent tsb Foróige Youth Citizenship Programme. Evaluation Report.

Undertaken by the UNESCO Child & Family Research Centre, NUI, Galway on behalf of Foróige’s Best Practice Unit
2013

Understanding Youth Civic Engagement: Debates, discourses and lessons from practice

Brady, B., Dolan, P., Kearns, N., Kennan, D., McGrath, B., Shaw. A. & Brennan, M.
Prepared for Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (SEI) by the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway
2013

Education For Civic Engagement in Post-Primary Schools in Ireland and Northern Ireland: A Rights Perspective

Kinlen, L., Hansson, U., Keenaghan, C., Canavan, J. & O’Connor, U.
Published by the Children and Youth Programme with support from The Atlantic Philanthropies
2013

ADVOCACY & AGENDA SETTING. A report on NGO attempts to influence policy making on the reception of asylum seeking children and families in Ireland

Kinlen, L.
Galway: UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway.
2013

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Ireland: Evaluation Study. Report 4: School Based Mentoring Programme Evaluation

UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway on behalf of Foróige’s Best Practice Unit
2013

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Ireland: Evaluation Study. Report 3: Summary Report

UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway on behalf of Foróige
2013

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Ireland: Evaluation Study. Report 2: Qualitative Evidence

UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway on behalf of Foróige
2013

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Ireland: Evaluation Study. Report 1: Randomised Controlled Trial and Implementation Report

UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway on behalf of Foróige
2013

Parenting in Direct Provision: Parents' Perspectives Regarding Stresses and Supports

Helen Uchechukwu Ogbu M.A.
Galway: UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre, NUI Galway
2012

Unpublished Reports

Devaney, C. (2009) Cottage Home Child and Family Services. Service Development.

Devaney, C. (2008) Research Report on Domestic Violence and Family Conflict in County Mayo

Devaney, C. Kearns, N. (2008) The Development of a Report on the Evaluability of Youngballymun, in collaboration with Children’s Research Centre, Trinity College: Dublin.

Dolan, P., Curtin, C., Forkan, C. and Merriman, B. (2007) LOFT LK: Learning Opportunities for Teens in Letterkenny: Description of Programme Model and Evaluation Processes.

Forkan, C. (2009) An Evaluation of the South Leitrim Neighbourhood Youth Project. Galway: Child and Family Research Centre, NUI, Galway, in association with the HSE (North West).