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CYCJ’s Practice & Policy Strategy

The Children and Young People’s Centre for Justice (CYCJ) works towards ensuring that Scotland’s approach to children and young people in conflict with the law

CYCJ’s Justice Strategy 2020-2025

CYCJ works towards ensuring that Scotland’s approach to children and young people in conflict with the law is rights-respecting, contributing to better outcomes for our

‘Not cut out for prison’: Depriving children of their childhood

This articles explores the data about remand in Scotland and the human rights experiences of children on remand. It also reflects on why such a

February e-bulletin 2021

Keeping the Promise, tracking the trends and signing up to global justice

January e-bulletin 2021

Shaking up the system, seeking new talent and sharing knowledge

Contextual Safeguarding: A framework for responding to the extra-familial abuse of children

Although Child Protection approaches are not limited to the family setting, the focus of much of the assessment and intervention is with the children and

National Youth Justice Conference 2021

SAVE THE DATE The National Youth Justice Conference 2021, organised by CYCJ, NYJAG and the Scottish Government, will take place on June 16 and 17

The Age of Criminal Responsibility: What you need to know

The Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Act 2019 ( was passed in Parliament in 2019. Whilst almost half of provisions in the Act have already

December e-bulletin 2020

Looking back and celebrating our achievements with you in 2020


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