Children

Since 2020, colleagues from ADR Scotland – in Scottish Government and the Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research – have been working together to improve the utility of an important data resource on care-experienced children. They have transformed the longitudinal looked after children...

Children’s rights need to be at the heart of everything we do that relates to children and young people. The UNCRC (United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child) is clear that...

Our children’s research lead, Professor Morag Treanor, discusses our children’s engagement pilot and is delighted to share the findings in our report published today.

Parisa Shirazi discusses how embedding a rights-based approach to work with children and young people benefits everybody involved.

In this new pilot project, we are working in partnership with Children in Scotland to talk with children and young people about their administrative data.

This week we are delighted to announce a pilot project in partnership with Children in Scotland on engaging children and young people with data.

This research will explore the care histories of children in Scotland and relate them to data on exclusion and absences from school.