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The government's view of the causes of this summer's riots is too narrow, according to research reports built upon thousands of interviews.
19 December 2011
Policy team
young man speaking to adult
In our new report children say what they need for a 'normal kind of life'. It's rare to hear young people's opinions on the subject.
08 November 2011
Policy team
Our Policy Director on the importance of the Riots, Victims and Communities Panel's report on last summer's riots
28 March 2012
Policy team
Teenage girls
Ilona Pinter, Policy Advisor, shares her views on how reforms to legal aid will affect vulnerable children and young people seeking asylum.
27 June 2011
Policy team
Boy looking out of window
We must ensure that the vulnerable children travelling to the UK who are detained at ports are provided safety and brief detensions.
17 October 2011
Policy team
Thousands of vulnerable children, young people and families will have no way of getting legal advice or representation to help resolve their problems.
22 December 2011
Policy team
girl in grey sweatshirt tucked in on herself, laying on floor, looking at camera
Policy Adviser Ilona Pinter writes of the shocking conditions many young people endure, and what they need.
24 February 2012
Policy team
young boy clutching his knees
With a new bill to be introduced next year, the government can ensure trafficked children get the protection they need
04 December 2013
Policy team
While disabled children want the same opportunities as their peers, many barriers prevent them from accessing needed services, says Policy Adviser Iryna Pona.
26 March 2012
Policy team
For Young People Seeking Safety Week, Ilona Pinter addresses destitution as a serious concern and explains steps to address the problem.
03 April 2012
Policy team