Enver Solomon, Policy Director

Enver Solomon
Enver managed our Policy and Public Affairs team until September 2012.

New riots report emphasises need to give everyone a stake in society

Our Policy Director on the importance of the Riots, Victims and Communities Panel's report on last summer's riots

28 Mar 2012

Not so simple: Considering the causes of this summer's riots

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 Dec 2011
Young girl sitting against a wall with her mother bending down to talk to her

Missing out: Young people on material deprivation, their well-being

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.

8 Nov 2011
Girl leaning against a window

Unicef report on UK children's well-being doesn't go far enough

Unicef's new report on children's well-being in the UK does not go far enough, explains Policy Director Enver Solomon.

14 Sep 2011

How can we prevent a repeat of the recent rioting in England?

We must strengthen communities by involving children and young people, listening to their opinions and protecting intergenerational projects from budget cuts.

16 Aug 2011
Disabled young person

Don't let disabled children pay the price of welfare reform: Sign petition

Will budget cuts be fair or will they disproportionately fall upon children and families most in need, pushing more families into poverty?

8 Aug 2011