Mr Dan Moxon

United Kingdom
Professional sector
  • Training / youth work
  • Youth policy
  • Youth research
Fields of expertise
  • Children and youth rights
  • Citizenship and participation
  • Empowerment
  • Human rights education
  • National youth policy
  • Project and organisational management
  • Volunteering of young people
  • Young people health and wellbeing
  • Youth values
Countries of Expertise
Director - People, Dialogue and Change
Associate Director - The Centre for Children and Young People's Participation, University of Central Lancashire
Member - Pool of European Youth Researchers - EU -COE Partnership in the field of youth
A few words about myself
Dan is an expert in the field of youth participation, with 20 years experience working with children and young people in the voluntary, public, for-profit and academic sectors.

Dan is a Director of People Dialogue and Change, a consultancy providing capacity building services for organisations who wish to develop their approach to youth participation and youth engagement. He has led work on behalf of UK Youth Parliament, The Council of Europe, The British Youth Council, The Department of Health, The Railway Children, The 2017-18 Trio of EU Presidencies, The Commonwealth Youth Programme and well as a variety of local authorities, voluntary organisations and research institutions in the UK, and across Europe. His work includes a variety of multi-county youth participation initiatives for Eurochild and The European Patient forum and a number European training courses for Salto Inclusion and Salto Participation.

Dan is an experienced researcher and evaluator with a research focus on children and young people's participation and using participatory research techniques to enable young people to influence policy and strategy. He is an Associate Director at the University of Central Lancashire’s Centre for Children and Young People’s Participation, the only research centre in the world focused exclusively on participation. Dan is co-author of a book for Palgrave Macmillan on children and young people’s participation, citizenship and intergenerational relations and is currently undertaking his professional doctorate on collaborative knowledge production between young people and adults.
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