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Does the involvement of children and young people improve programme effectiveness?  


The WHO Collaborating Centre for International Child and Adolescent Health Policy has embarked on a systematic review which aims to summarise the scientific evidence base on the benefits of involving children and young people in the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes aiming to secure health and its related outcomes. The objectives of this project are to: describe the range of theoretical perspectives available to develop appropriate logic models that can help to make explicit pathways to health and wellbeing; […]

Violence Prevention – Policy, Practice and Avocacy


This event was organised by the University of St Andrews Medical School in collaboration with the Scottish Violence Reduction Unit and the Social Dimensions of Health Institute.  It was also organised in partnership with the WHO Collaborating Centre for International Child and Adolescent Health Policy, which was formally launched in April 2014. March 25 2014 8.30am – 6pm. Delegate Pack March  

Inaugural event


The WHO CC will be holding their inaugural event, How violence influences young people: three perspectives.  This event will be held on Thursday 24 April 2014, 2-5pm followed by a wine reception, Seminar room 2, School of Medicine, University of St Andrews.