Category Archives for "action research"

University Empowering Students, Transforming Communities. A PAR journey

Izaro Gorostidi and colleagues Ormazabal & Ahedo, just published their paper with ARJ on University and democratization: A training project in action research with social movements. Izaro explains: “Embarking on the journey toward a fairer, more egalitarian, and democratic world requires universities to take a proactive role. In this context, our study places action and […]


Big thank you to our ARJ reviewers

At ARJ, the Action Research journal, we, the Editorial Team, strive to facilitate a peer-support approach to our editorial work. We see this as complementary to the independent peer review we develop for all papers. In this peer-support process, we appreciate that reviewing is most often a labour of love! Because we all manage such […]


YPAR, Mental Health and Social Innovation

A new paper is published in Action Research Journal by Canas, E., Booth, R., Pervez, R., Cook, A., Taylor-Gates, M., Oudshoorn, A., Norman, R., Hunt, R., & MacDougall, A. G. (2023) is out on The experience of youth-participatory action research in a social innovation lab: A methodological and organizational approach. Co-author Renee Hunt describes the contribution […]


Applications invited PhD students Ireland

Applications are invited For a funded PhD research programme at South East Technological University, Ireland. The project is entitled: An Investigation of the function of Inner Development Goals (IDGs) in the advancement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), using Multimodal Interdisciplinary Research Workshop Design, with Leaders from 20 SDG NGOs based in Ireland. Stipend: €18,500 Fees […]


April 11th Workshop on Transforming Poverty. An ARJ SpeciaI Issue Partnership

We cordially invite you to a participative, online launch of the Action Research Journal’s (ARJ) special issue on Action Research for Transforming the Poverty Field.  April 11th. 14.00-16.30 UTC, i.e., Paris time 16.00-18.30 This workshop is a partnership between AR+ and ATD Fourth World and based on the first ARJ SpeciaI Issue of 2024 on Action Research for Transforming […]