University Of Bedfordshire International Centre
The International Centre is committed to increasing understanding of, and improving responses to, child sexual exploitation, violence and trafficking in local, national and international contexts.
- academic rigour and research excellence
- collaborative and partnership based approaches to applied social research
- meaningful and ethical engagement of children and young people
- active dissemination and evidence-based engagement in theory, policy and practice
Staff at the International Centre work collaboratively in teams with internal and external staff on applied research, evaluation, consultancy and training.
We prioritise a focus on children and young people’s participation, taking this seriously in all aspects of our work.