The Joint Committee on Human Rights report ‘Reform of the Office of the Children’s Commissioner: draft legislation’ was published on 7 December 2012.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) launched a consultation on measuring child poverty on 15 November 2012.
‘Holes in the Safety Net: The impact of Universal Credit on disabled people and their families’ is the report of an inquiry led by Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson.
In October 2012, five leading UK women’s organisations wrote to BBC Director General George Entwistle regarding the two inquiries into Jimmy Savile’s alleged abuse of children.
The ban on age discrimination in the provision of services came into force on 1 October 2012.
The Government Equalities Office provides a range of guidance to support the implementation of the age discrimination ban that commenced on 1 October 2012.
In August 2012, the Employability Forum published a report on children’s attitudes to refugees, based on research from Refugees into Schools.
Back Up’s inclusive education toolkit is a comprehensive resource which aims to make including a child or young person with a spinal cord injury, back into school life less intimidating.
‘Child Poverty in the UK: The report on the 2010 target’ was published in June 2012 by the Department for Education.
‘Reflections on body image’ was published by the All Party Parliamentary Group on Body Image and Central YMCA in May 2012.