In December 2014 the Children’s Rights Alliance for England (CRAE) published State of Children’s Rights in England 2014.
In November 2014, together published the report ”State of Children’s Rights in Scotland’.
For Human Rights Day 2014, Zoe Williams asks why we are ignoring the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child when it comes to child poverty and access to food. Read more here. Posted 10 December 2014
On 4 November 2014, CEDAW and CRC issued joint General Recommendation No. 31/General Comment No. 18 on harmful practices.
Nicky Hawkins blogs about how the government is still failing to make sure our children’s most basic needs are met: As a relatively new mother, I’m struck by the relentless stream of everyday worries and mundane but important decisions that are part and parcel of parenthood. Back-to-back illnesses, childcare choices and the sleepless nights everyone warns …
On 18 October 2014, the Office of the Children’s Commissioner published ‘”They still need to listen more” A report about disabled children and young people’s rights in England’.
In October 2014, the Government published two documents on tackling homophobic, biphobic and transphobic (HBT) bullying.
‘Setting the 2020 persistent child poverty target. Government consultation response’ was published in October 2014.
In September 2014, the Children’s Commissioner published ‘Child Rights Impact Assessment on Legal Aid: Participation work with children and young people’.
‘Hidden in Plain Sight: A statistical analysis of violence against children’ was published by UNICEF in September 2014.