8th Children’s Rights Research Symposium

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On the 5th and 6th December 2022 University College Cork is hosting the 8th Children’s Rights Research Symposium in association with CREAN.

The Children’s Rights Research Symposium is an annual event inviting doctoral candidates and supervisors from different universities and disciplines (law, sociology, education, anthropology, psychology, history, etc.) to come together to discuss, explore and develop research related to children’s rights.

Call for Papers 2022: Children’s Rights in times of challenge / crisis.

Doctoral students from the children’s rights field are invited to present their research by submitting an abstract of no more than 300 words. Deadline for submission of short abstracts is October 31st. Please send your abstract to CPaul@ucc.ie.


  • October 31st: deadline for 300-word abstract.
  • November 15th: all pre-selected students must confirm their supervisor’s attendance and the name of their attending supervisor
  • November 15th: all pre-selected students must submit an extended 1,000 words abstract and include full references.

Stay tuned to this page for further information.

For full details, please read the concept note here: Concept Note 8th Children’s Rights Research Symposium


Children’s Rights European Academic Network (CREAN)
c/o Centre for Children’s Rights Studies
University of Geneva, Valais Campus
Chemin de l’Institut 18
CH – 1967 Bramois (Sion)

Tel. +41 (0)27 205 73 06