Youth Research and Dialogue Themes

Research and dialogue from the Community Youth Work team provides solutions and critical insights on themes in local, national and international informal and non-formal practice


Our research falls into the following main themes:

  • Policy and Practice
  • Community and Context
  • Politics and Social Justice
  • Social Action
  • Core Principles, Professional Themes and Practice
  • Cultivating Theory
  • Education
  • Inclusion and Diverse Societies
  • Strengths-Based Approaches:
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Peacebuilding
  • Faith based youth work and youth ministry
  • Gender
  • Innovative Research Methodologies
  • Globalisation and Multiculturalism