What Makes for Good Youth Engagement?

25th Sep 2019, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Business School

This event is the latest in the series of ISR’s ‘What Makes A Good Society?’ sessions which are intended to engage the public, professionals and practitioners as well as academics. We are joined by Stuart Dunne, Chief Executive Officer Youthfocus NW to discuss youth engagement.  Youth Focus NW is a strategic hub with youth work values at the heart of every piece of work.

Stuart is an experienced participation officer with a Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) qualification in youth and community work.

He has twenty years’ experience of working with children and young people, with a particular interest in working with young people with additional needs and engaging them in youth participation projects. Stuart is academically and professionally experienced in participation and research delivery with hard to reach groups.

Stuart has an MA in Participatory Action Research and is currently completing an MPhil in Citizenship Education and Identity Construction at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Previous events in the ISR ‘Good Society Series’ include: What Makes a Good Economy; What Makes a Good Childhood; What makes for Good Childhood Mental Health; What Makes a Good University; What Do we need to Create a Good Society?

To learn more about ISR please visit our website https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/isr/


  • 5.30pm – Registration and Refreshments
  • 6.00pm – Event start
  • 7.00pm – Networking