Children and Young People As Researchers (CYPAR) Network
Young People As Researchers (CYPAR) Network is an initiative led by
NCB NI and supported by a steering group of representatives from
ARK, VOYPIC, PlayBoard, Barnardo's and YouthAction. The purpose of
the network is to create an information and support mechanism for
practitioners and researchers.
CYPAR aims to
- Promote the value of involving
children and young people as researchers to other researchers,
research users and research funders.
- Promote good practice in involving
children and young people in research practice and
- Encourage evaluation of the
processes and impact of children and young people's involvement and
incorporate learning from this into methods of
- Provide support to organisations
and researchers who want to involve children and young people as
To find out about the latest projects involving young
researchers please click here.