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The UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre (CFRC)

 The UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre undertakes research, education and training in the area of family support and youth development. Established in 2009 the Centre promotes civic engagement for children and youth, by providing relevant expertise in research, teaching, policy and good practice and establishing national and international networks. Their ethos is grounded in three fundamental operating principles: promoting the educational value of civic engagement; highlighting the value of civic engagement as a means of enabling resilience and social support capacity among children and youth; and recognizing that social and political active citizenship can contribute to the achievement of greater social justice and participation.

Research Themes:
  • Family Sup