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Programme

Children’s Human Rights and Youth Justice: Progress, Challenges and Visions

School of Law and Social Justice Building and the Eleanor Rathbone Building, The University of Liverpool

Thursday 15th September 2022

 

09.30 – 10.30

Registration and refreshments, School of Law and Social Justice Building

10.30 – 10.45

Chair’s introductions and opening remarks

Dr Tim Bateman

10.45 – 11.00

Tribute to Geoff Monaghan

Simon Perry

11.00 – 11.30

The Long and Winding Road? Mapping the progress of children’s human rights in the youth justice system in England and Wales

Professor Kathryn Hollingsworth

11.30 – 11.35

Immediate Q&A

11.35 – 12.05

“They think they know you”: Exploring the centrality of racialised criminalisation as a driver of disproportionality in the youth (in)justice system of England and Wales

Dr Patrick Williams

12.05 – 12.10

Immediate Q&A

12.10 – 13.30

Lunch Break and networking

13.30 – 13.35

Chair’s comments

Dr Tim Bateman

13.35 – 14.05

Gendered judgements: The challenges facing girls and young women in the youth justice system

Dr Claire Fitzpatrick

14.05 – 14.10

Immediate Q&A

14.10 – 14.40

Empowering children and their champions to access their rights in detention in an anti-rights climate 

Dr Laura Janes

14.40 – 14.45

Immediate Q&A

14.45 – 15.15

Beyond rhetoric: Envisioning human-rights compliant youth justice

Professor Barry Goldson

15.15 – 15.20

Immediate Q&A

15.20 – 15.40

Afternoon refreshments and networking

15.40 – 16.20

Questions, answers, discussion and debate

Expert panel

16.20 – 16.30

Chair’s concluding remarks

16.30

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