This database is a comprehensive collection of national and international good practice, policy, legal and academic publications, reports and resources on children and young people’s participation in decision-making.

Database Search

To search the database, enter a key word in the search bar. An alphabetic list of relevant resources will be generated, providing the following information for each item:

  • The title, author, publisher and date of publication of the resource;
  • The geographic coverage of the material (e.g. International, European, Irish)
  • A description of the type of document which accurately describes the resource (e.g. a legal or policy instrument, practical guide or academic publication)
  • The sector/setting to which the resource applies (e.g. education, asylum or immigration, health);
  • Relevant of resource to children generally or to children in vulnerable circumstances (e.g. migrant children or children with disabilities)
  • Indication of whether the resource has been developed with children and young people, and if yes, the type of participation applicable
  • Indication of the availability of resource in the drop-down menu (open or restricted access)
  • A link to the resource
  • A brief description of the content of the resource


Browse all documents