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Monday was Data Privacy Day, celebrated annually to raise awareness about people’s rights and good practice when it comes to data protection and privacy. Here, the London School of Economics and Political Science’s Rishita Nandagiri, Professor Sonia Livingstone and Mariya Stoilova explain the findings of their recent research into children’s data and privacy online.  Data Privacy Day invites us to consider that children’s online activities are the...Read more
|Comment|author: Sonia Livingstone, Mariya Stoilova and Rishita Nandagiri
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Vulnerable Dutch children are unhappy

In The Netherlands, the Children’s Rights Tour revealed children growing up in difficult circumstances feel  they are insufficiently seen and supported. This is according to the Dutch Children’s Ombudswoman Margrite Kalverboer findings. At least 1,700 children and...Read more
|Comment|author: Julia Zvobgo

Twin Silo Park and a city-wide park system

About an hour north of Denver and tucked beside Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forest is Fort Collins, Colorado. This city of 158,600 (2015) residents boasts of many great amenities and tourist spots; and, as of...Read more
|Comment|author: Sara O'Neill

CitC Seminar call for papers – extended deadline

The submission deadline for Call for papers for the Child in the City International Seminar on Children in the sustainable city has been extended. The new deadline is the 18th of February 2019. The seminar takes place 20-21 May 2019 in Antwerp, Belgium. The...Read more
|Comment|author: Julia Zvobgo
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Infant mortality rate rises by 40% in Manchester

In the city of Manchester between 2011 and 2013, 108 children died before their first birthday. During 2015 and 2017 this number increased to 151. Manchester has the fourth highest infant mortality rate in England.  The report outlines...Read more
|Comment|author: Julia Zvobgo