Our landmark book revealed the cost of inequality. Fifteen years later, things have only got worse – Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett

When we first wrote The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better For Everyone, we had no idea it would become a bestseller. The book was filled with graphs and statistics, for one thing. But in the 15 years since...

Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children

University College London (UCL) and Every Child Protected Against Trafficking (ECPAT UK) have published a report on lone children seeking asylum in the UK and the risks of trafficking and exploitation when...

Disabled children among hardest hit by lack of holiday childcare places

Children with disabilities are among those set to be most adversely impacted by a reduction in holiday childcare places this summer. Read the full article on Children & Young People Now Share this:Click to...

Gordon Brown launches London’s first ‘multibank’ amid UK child poverty fears

The ex-PM is opening the new facility supplying food and basic necessities against a backdrop of concerns for the wellbeing of children over the summer holidays Read the full article on this link to The...

Young people ‘unaware’ they are subject to DoL orders, research finds

Young people have shared experiences of being unaware they were placed under deprivation of liberty orders (DoL) as part of a study designed to improve outcomes for other children. Read the full article on...

Child sexual abuse

The Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse (CSA Centre) and Barnardo’s SEEN have published a knowledge review on the sexual abuse of African, Asian and Caribbean heritage children in the UK. The report examines...