National child death database to launch next year

A new national database recording all child deaths is to launch in April next year in a bid to improve information sharing which will help prevent future deaths, the government has announced. The launch of a national child death database is part of...

Street harassment

Plan International UK has published a report looking at girls’ experiences of and views on street harassment. Findings from a survey of 1,004 girls aged 14-21 across the UK include: 66% of girls reported having experienced sexual attention or sexual...

Mental health and wellbeing provision in schools

The Department for Education (DFE) has published a report summarising findings from a research project looking at the information schools in England provide to support their pupils’ wellbeing and mental health. Findings from a study involving 45...