The World Health Organization has launched a new kit for school students aged 13-17 to alert them to the tobacco industry tactics used to hook them to addictive products. Every year the tobacco industry invests more than USD 9 billion to advertise its products and is increasingly targeting young people with nicotine and tobacco products in a bid to replace...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

UK childhood poverty continues to climb

The impact of COVID-19 on household incomes is becoming clear to everyone, yet it cannot hide the equally devastating reality that child poverty is rising at an alarming rate in many of Britain’s poorest urban...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy

Will COVID-19 rebuild India’s cities?

India’s government has been told it must learn from this pandemic and create a robust, equitable and sustainable infrastructure for the urban poor – and especially its disease-prone children. Unhygienic conditions and malnourishment presents a serious...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Weedy