Researching child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking

Evaluation, Training and Consultancy

Evaluation

International Centre staff have significant experience in undertaking evaluations of both policy and practice based initiatives in the fields of child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking, with particular expertise in realist evaluations and participatory evaluative methods.

If you are interested in commissioning the International Centre to undertake an evaluation of your service and/or policies, please contact Helen Beckett at helen.beckett@beds.ac.uk

Training

We offer a series of short courses throughout the year (see blog for details). We also deliver bespoke half, full day and multi-day training packages on the following topics:

  • CSE
  • peer-on-peer abuse
  • other forms of sexual violence in adolescence
  • child trafficking
  • participation of children and young people
  • research methodologies
  • researching sensitive issues and engaging marginalised populations

For further information please contact Helen Beckett at helen.beckett@beds.ac.uk

Consultancy

Staff at the International Centre offer a wide range of consultancy services around policy and practice responses to child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking, and approaches to researching this field. For further information, please contact Helen Beckett at helen.beckett@beds.ac.uk

Presentations

Staff are also available for keynote presentations at conferences, dependent on availability. Please contact Helen Beckett at helen.beckett@beds.ac.uk if you are interested in having a member of staff speak at your conference.

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The International Centre: Researching child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking
University of Bedfordshire
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