Informing Parliament : Paediatric Medicines and Children’s Services

Over the last month, the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children held two meetings: Tuesday 13 June 2006: Paediatric Medicines (joint meeting with the APPG for the Pharmaceutical Industry) Monday 26 June 2006: Directors of Children’s Services Unfortunately, the meeting arranged for Tuesday 27 June on the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Bill was cancelled due to … Read more

Children’s Rights in Practice

In the last month, the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children held two meetings: Monday 8 May 2006 – Children’s Workforce.  With presentations from Rt Hon. Baroness Morris of Yardley (Chair, Children’s Workforce Development Council) and Paul Ennals (Chair, Children’s Workforce Network).  Wednesday 17 May 2006 – Education and Inspections Bill.  With a presentation by … Read more

Children’s Rights in Practice

In the last month, the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children has held one meeting: Monday 24 April 2006 – Children’s Rights in Practice With presentations from Lotis Bautista and Nisha Wilkinson (representatives of Young NCB), Christine Smart (Children’s Rights Director, CAFCASS), and Dr Roger Morgan (Children’s Rights Director, CSCI), this meeting was an opportunity … Read more

Children in Detention,Children’s Rights, Vulnerable Groups

The following three meetings of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children have been arranged for March, April and early May: Tuesday 28 March – Children in Detention: joint meeting with the All Party Parliamentary Group for Refugees, with speakers including Lord Dubs. Monday 24 April – Children’s Rights in Practice, with presentations from members … Read more

Keeping Parliamentarians Informed: Respect and Youth Justice

In the last month, the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children has held two meetings: Monday 6 February – Respect and Anti-Social Behaviour: with presentations from members of Young NCB and the UK Youth Parliament, and Pam Hibbert (Barnardo’s) Monday 13 February – Youth Justice: with speakers Professor Rod Morgan (Chair, Youth Justice Board for … Read more