Achievement of 15year-olds in England: PISA 2018 results Research report

England’s PISA 2018 results, with an international comparison of reading, maths and science performance of 15-year-old pupils. Achievement of 15year-olds in England: PISA 2018 results Research report...

UK plummets from 11th to 156th in global children’s rights rankings

The UK has been accused of employing “inadequate” provision for children’s rights protection after it fell dramatically in global rankings for child rights within a year, from 11th to 156th. Serious concerns...

Living near busy road stunts children’s lung growth, study says

Living near a busy road stunts lung growth in children and increases the risk of lung cancer, research has revealed. The analysis by King’s College London is the first to examine a wide range of health...

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The Children’s Future Food Inquiry

The Children’s Future Food Inquiry’s final report and young people’s #Right2Food Charter were published on April 25th 2019. The young Food Ambassador’s campaign film is available here.

Manifesto for a Better Childhood

NCB  Manifesto for a Better Childhood, developed with children and young people, sets out a positive vision for improving young lives, starting in pregnancy and continuing until a young person’s 25th birthday. See the full details on this link...

Government announces £12m boost for youth sector

Youth projects are in line for an extra £12m in government funding to help address “urgent needs in the youth sector”, Culture Secretary Nicky Morgan has announced.  The boost includes a £7m Youth Accelerator Fund which is for expanding...