Participation

Participation of children and young people is a basic principle of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Children and young people have the right to be heard in decisions that affect them. Due to the transversal nature of this topic, participation is also dealt with throughout other themes of KeKi’s expertise.

Herbots, K. & Put, J. (2015) The Participation Disc. A Concept Analysis of (a) Child ('s Right to) Participation, in The International Journal of Children's Rights 23(1), 154-188. 

  • This article critically examines the notion of participation through a literature analysis that cuts accross several academic disciplines. A framework of understanding participation is offered in the form of a participation disc.