‘Downward mobility, opportunity hoarding and the glass floor’ is a report on the effect of family background on the labour market success of high and low performers in assessments of cognitive skills at age 5.
A cross-government declaration outlining the UK’s progress to end female genital mutilation (FGM) and child marriage was published on 22 July 2015.
‘The RaRE Research Report. LGB&T Mental Health- Risk and Resilience Explored’ was published in July 2015.
A report by The Children’s Society found that the removal of legal aid for most immigration cases means that many children are at risk of abuse or exploitation.
On 1 July 2015, the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Iain Duncan Smith, announced new legislation to replace the Child Poverty Act 2010.
CRAE’s Civil Society submission to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child was published in July 2015.
Runnymede’s report on ‘Young Chinese Migrants’ indicates why policymakers need to respond better to the growing and increasingly diverse Chinese community,
CRAE’s See it, Say it, Change it project gives children and young people a chance to tell their side of the story to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.
‘Children with disabilities: targeted violence and hostility’ is a project of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights looking at hostility, including violence, towards children with disabilities across the EU.
In a report published in March 2015, the JCHR welcomes the progress made by the Government in recognising children’s rights but says that more still needs to be done.