My World Survey 2
The National Study of Youth Mental Health in Ireland. Developed by UCD School of Psychology and Jigsaw, My World Survey 2 is Ireland’s largest and most comprehensive study of young people’s mental health and wellbeing. It captures the views of more than 19,000 young people from across Ireland to understand what can lead to … Continued
Minister Zappone announces additional €75,989.06 in funding awards to community and voluntary sector organisations
The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone TD, is pleased to announce additional awards of €75,989.06 to organisations that received funding under the 2018 Innovation Fund. This will support four further existing projects in any outstanding work remaining from their original application in 2018. Statement by the Minister for Children and Youth … Continued
Minister Katherine Zappone announces further 2019 Network Funding awards to organisations working to improve outcomes for children under the What Works Initiative
The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone TD, has today announced further funding awards under the 2019 Network Support Fund, a What Works Initiative, supported through Dormant Accounts Funding. Statement by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone
Minister Katherine Zappone announces €300,000 in funding awards to community and voluntary sector organisations
Funding will support 2018 What Works Innovation Fund grantees to finalise their innovative projects supporting children, young people and their families Statement by the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Dr Katherine Zappone
Minister Zappone launches What Works national programme to deliver learning and development opportunities for professionals working with children and young people
Action Learning is an approach to problem solving and learning in small groups (‘sets’) to bring about significant change in individuals, teams, organisations and systems.
DATA SEMINAR – 18 September 2019
A Data Seminar organised by the Department of Children and Youth Affairs as part of What Works will take place on 18 September 2019, beginning at 09:30 in the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, No. 6 Kildare Street, Dublin 2. This event will conclude at 13:00 with a light lunch for attendees. … Continued
Data Seminar -coming soon!
A Data Seminar organised as part of What Works will take place on 18 September 2019, beginning at 09:30am in the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, 6 Kildare Street, Dublin 2. This event will conclude at 13:00 with lunch for attendees. Join us for a great opportunity to learn more about how to use … Continued
Tools and Ethics for Applied Behavioural Insights: The BASIC Toolkit
The OECD has developed this toolkit in partnership with Dr. Pelle Guldborg Hansen of Roskilde University. The toolkit provides practitioners and policy makers with a step-by-step process for analysing a policy problem, building strategies, and developing behaviourally informed interventions. BI is increasingly used in policy making to improve understanding of how context, biases and other … Continued
Support DCYA in the implementation of What Works!
We are looking for an organisation to support us in the implementation of the What Works Initiative. If your organisation is interested in playing a significant role in this initiative, please check out the request for tenders we currently have advertised on E-tenders. The reference number for our tender is 152596. The RfT can be … Continued