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Make a Noise about bullying - Video Clip!

Children and young people are being encouraged to Make a Noise about bullying with the launch of the official Anti-Bullying Week video at One Direction's On th...



Political debate in class 'crucial' to getting young people involved

Schools should discuss political issues in the classroom in order to get more young people to engage with politics, a study conducted by the University of Edin...



Children's policy under Tory rule: who’s who in the government

An interesting document which outlines the allocation of responsibilities for children, young people and families across government departments. <a href...



Software to spot extremism among pupils

Software to spot extremism among pupilsSchools are being offered new software that helps teachers monitor pupils' potentially extremist online activity. ...



Teenagers' 'promising futures at risk' from cuts

Teenagers' 'promising futures at risk' from cutsFurther council funding cuts will put thousands of young people’s "promising futures" at risk, according ...



Children's health rights in England

Children's health rights in England In signing and ratifying the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child the UK government has committed to realising i...



The Connected School

The Connected School A collection of essays entitled ‘The Connected School: a design for well-being’ has set out how leading thinkers and researchers be...



It’s the politics, not the policies that turn off young voters - Thivya Jeyashanker, Young Trustee Blog

This coming election is very important for me. Why? Because it’s the first time I’m going to be able to vote in a general election. <span style="line-he...



Channel 4 to stream Britain's first ever Youth Leaders' Debate

With only days to go before the nation votes in the General Election, Channel 4 will stream the first ever Youth Leaders’ Debate in association with Shou...



Unbiased Political Resource

VOTING COUNTS - This is a simple unbiased political resource for young adults, young people are some of the people least likely to turn out and vote. In 2001 M...



The APPG for Children's 'Children and the Police' Inquiry Update

Since the publication of the APPGC report – “It’s All About Trust</a...



WHAT IF – 16 and 17 years could vote on 7th May 2015?

  The British Youth Council, the national youth-led charity who campaigns for votes at 16, commissioned YouGov to ask about voting intentions of those a...



Opportunities

Opportunities - Roll up!

Ditch The Label - Advisory Group Applications now open!

Ditch The Label - Advisory Group Applications now open!

Ditch The Label - Are one of the UK’s largest, most ambitious and pioneering anti-bu...



WebRoots Democracy Panel Discussion 6th July 2015

WebRoots Democracy Panel Discussion 6th July 2015

WebRoots Democracy is hosting a panel discussion on the 6th of July to discuss issue...



Shadow the head of HR and development as Bauer Media Group!

Shadow the head of HR and development as Bauer Media Group!

This is unique opportunity to sit in the central HR team and experience a day in the...



Inspection of secure training centres

Inspection of secure training centres

Please see below and survey and information from a consultation document on Ofsted’s...



The global tvebiomovies competition

The global tvebiomovies competition

The global tvebiomovies competition (www.tvebiomovies.org) is back for its 6th year ...



YNCB Fundraising Day - Sign up now!!

YNCB Fundraising Day - Sign up now!!

YNCB Fundraising Day – sign up now!! The first ever YNCB fundraising day will...



Oxfam's Youth Ambassadors programme

Oxfam's Youth Ambassadors programme

If you're in school or sixth form college in England and want to be part of the move...



Build-it !

Build-it !

Build-it gives young people in Lambeth and its surrounding boroughs the chance to le...



Young Film-Maker Competition – CINEMAGIC Young Film-Maker 2015!

Young Film-Maker Competition – CINEMAGIC Young Film-Maker 2015!

WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE YOUR FILM SCREENED IN THE CINEMA? Cinemagic is looking ...



Parliament Week 16th - 22nd November 2015!

Parliament Week 16th - 22nd November 2015!

This year, Parliament Week will ...



Central YMCA Volunteering Opportunity

Central YMCA Volunteering Opportunity

New part-time volunteering opportunity – Young Hea...



AYPH - Survey on obesity and weight loss

AYPH - Survey on obesity and weight loss

The Association for Young People’s Health is asking young people what they think abo...



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