The 8 80 cities project in partnership with the Bernard van Leer Foundation and Urban 95 has published a new report on the participation and engagement of children, young people and their families in creating more child and family friendly cities. The 8 80 cities project – together with the private charitable foundation, the Bernard van Leer Foundation and its Urban 95 programme...Read more
|Comment|author: Adrian Voce

IPA conference highlights play sector challenges

In the second part of this reflection on themes of the IPA world conference in Calgary, Robin Sutcliffe identifies funding cuts and parental anxiety as major obstacles to the aspirations of play advocates, leaving providers...Read more
|Comment|author: Robin Sutcliffe

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
|Comment|author: Jillian Glover