Research Projects

Projects hosted/co-hosted by ISS21: 

National Funded Research Projects
CareVisions - Envisioning a Care-Centred Society Within and Beyond COVID19 
AgeACTED - Ageism Challenged Through EthnoDrama
Babbling Babies - Experiences of an Early Communication and Literacy Programme for Infants
CO-AGE - Exploring the Potential for the Development of Care Co-operatives to Support Older People to Age Well at Home 
In Transit? Documenting the Lived Experiences of Welfare, Working and Caring for One Parent Families Claiming Jobseeker’s Transitional Payment
ISL-HEALTH - Ensuring Access Provision to Public Health Services for the Irish Deaf Community
TEENT1D - Teenagers Transitioning to the Self-Management of Type 1 Diabetes (T1D): Exploring Day-to-Day Experiences and Developing Social Supports
YOUNGCARERS - Sharing the Caring: Young Carers Access to and Experience of Carer Supports in Ireland
Clean Slate - Understanding the Lived Experiences of Persons with Criminal Convictions 
Pathways towards Stable Housing for Parents & Children Exiting Residential Services
Youth Volunteering: building capacity for the future
Volunteer Recognition: developing questions for the Irish Census
TEENVOICET1D - Developing a Public Patient Involvement (PPI) Panel of Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes
SocialPaths: Sex-specific socioeconomic pathways to cardiovascular disease risk across the life course.
HIA-IM - Development of a health impact assessment (HIA) implementation model: enhancing intersectoral approaches in tackling health inequalities
TARA Project - Trauma, Attachment, Resilience into Action
TOGETHER: Collaborating across Prison Walls and Borders: Researching the impacts of prison-university partnerships, North and South (2022-2024). Dr Katharina Swirak (PI) Funder: HEA North-South Research Programme. 
European Funded Projects
IMMERSE - Integration Mapping of Refugee and Migrant Children in Schools and other Experiential Environments in Europe
PositivMasc - Masculinities and violence against women among young people: identifying discourses and developing strategies for change 
UCC UNIC Superdiversity Academy
CoPPer: Cooperation to Promote a European Volunteering Programme in Probation Services. Dr Katharina Swirak (PI) Funded by Erasmus+
MiEdC&E - Migrant Education: Challenges and Exclusion     
EC Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) Individual Fellowships
PRECNIGHTS - Precarity Amongst Women Migrant Nightworkers in Ireland
MSCA Innovative Training Networks (ITN)
P4PLAY - People, Place, Policy and Practice for Play

There are a number of benefits to linking a project to ISS21, including support with project applications. For detailed information on what is involved in affiliating a project to ISS21, please go to: ISS21 Projects Policy

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