Breitenbach in the canton of Solothurn is pioneering a new approach, unique in Switzerland, to children and young people’s participation in the planning and design of their built environment. The municipality is giving students at all levels the opportunity to put their experiences and ideas into new school building concepts through an architectural competition. Zeno Steuri explains. School is not only a...Read more
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Making the case for children’s independence

Our latest guest blog from the Vancouver-based urbanist Jillian Glover highlights a particular example of how government has erected barriers to children’s freedoms. When I launched my Kids in the City series a few years back,...Read more
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