Three Girls – and their families: evaluating support for parents in CSE cases

This week Lucie Shuker reflects on the BBC drama ‘Three Girls’ and how it highlights some of the issues raised by a recently published evaluation of the work of Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation (Pace) in Lancashire.   Like many others, I

Three Girls – and their families: evaluating support for parents in CSE cases

This week Lucie Shuker reflects on the BBC drama ‘Three Girls’ and how it highlights some of the issues raised by a recently published evaluation of the work of Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation (Pace) in Lancashire.   Like many others, I

International Centre Spring 2017 Newsletter

Last week we circulated our first newsletter to everyone on the International Centre mailing list.  if you are not yet on our mailing list you can sign up here. The newsletter will keep you updated on new work, our latest

International Centre Spring 2017 Newsletter

Last week we circulated our first newsletter to everyone on the International Centre mailing list.  if you are not yet on our mailing list you can sign up here. The newsletter will keep you updated on new work, our latest

Stronger together? Group work with young people in child sexual exploitation services

Isabelle Brodie leads work on the participation strand of the Alexi project. Here she reflects on conversations with project workers about the value and place of group work with young people in child sexual exploitation services. Working with a group

Stronger together? Group work with young people in child sexual exploitation services

Isabelle Brodie leads work on the participation strand of the Alexi project. Here she reflects on conversations with project workers about the value and place of group work with young people in child sexual exploitation services. Working with a group

Research Summary Slide Pack – Edition 2.

Today we publish the second edition of our ‘Research Summary Slide Pack’, condensing headline findings from 30 pieces of work. These slides provide you with an overview of the work we have undertaken, as well as some of the key themes

Research Summary Slide Pack – Edition 2.

Today we publish the second edition of our ‘Research Summary Slide Pack’, condensing headline findings from 30 pieces of work. These slides provide you with an overview of the work we have undertaken, as well as some of the key themes

Child Sexual Exploitation in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands.

Sara Scott is an associate member of the International Centre. In this blog she reflects on a recent expert meeting in Utrecht and concludes that we have a lot to learn from each other. Last month I took part in

Child Sexual Exploitation in the UK, Belgium and the Netherlands.

Sara Scott is an associate member of the International Centre. In this blog she reflects on a recent expert meeting in Utrecht and concludes that we have a lot to learn from each other. Last month I took part in

Strengthening participatory practice across Europe: resources  and updates from the LEAP project

Kate D’Arcy. Project coordinator The LEAP project is a European project which aims to support children and young people affected by sexual violence by strengthening and facilitating participatory practice. It is running from 2015-2017, and is part of a programme

Strengthening participatory practice across Europe: resources  and updates from the LEAP project

Kate D’Arcy. Project coordinator The LEAP project is a European project which aims to support children and young people affected by sexual violence by strengthening and facilitating participatory practice. It is running from 2015-2017, and is part of a programme

“It’s not a surprise but it is always amazing to see what we can achieve when we work together” The CSE and Policing Knowledge Hub Conference.

Larisa Hunt is a Regional CSE Coordinator for the South West and this guest blog has been edited and reproduced from the original where she reports on attending a conference organised by the International Centre. To explore the full content of the

“It’s not a surprise but it is always amazing to see what we can achieve when we work together” The CSE and Policing Knowledge Hub Conference.

Larisa Hunt is a Regional CSE Coordinator for the South West and this guest blog has been edited and reproduced from the original where she reports on attending a conference organised by the International Centre. To explore the full content of the

Making Noise: Children’s voices for positive change after sexual abuse

Camille Warrington writes about today’s launch of the ‘Making Noise’ report about the perspectives and views of children and young people affected by sexual abuse in the family environment. You might not think much of telling anyone, you might not

Making Noise: Children’s voices for positive change after sexual abuse

Camille Warrington writes about today’s launch of the ‘Making Noise’ report about the perspectives and views of children and young people affected by sexual abuse in the family environment. You might not think much of telling anyone, you might not

‘Being Heard’ Project – Call for Evidence

The International Centre (IC) in partnership with Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) are undertaking an international review of evidence relating to participatory methodologies used in research and consultation relating to sexual violence involving children and young people. We would be

‘Being Heard’ Project – Call for Evidence

The International Centre (IC) in partnership with Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) are undertaking an international review of evidence relating to participatory methodologies used in research and consultation relating to sexual violence involving children and young people. We would be

Marginal Gains Poster: Small steps that make a big difference for improving police responses to CSE

“The police are there to keep us safe, not to manipulate or intimidate us. Respect me and I’ll respect you” * Since 2015, staff in ‘The International Centre’ have been running the CSE and Policing Knowledge Hub, with the aim

Marginal Gains Poster: Small steps that make a big difference for improving police responses to CSE

“The police are there to keep us safe, not to manipulate or intimidate us. Respect me and I’ll respect you” * Since 2015, staff in ‘The International Centre’ have been running the CSE and Policing Knowledge Hub, with the aim