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Which? University - New Website

Which? University - Launches new website.

DFE - Announce a bold new programme to get young people ready for work

The DFE has set out plans for a new programme to help get young people ready for work - The new Trainee-ships programme could be in place by September 2013.

Call for talks as Social Value Act shakes up commissioning

The Social Value Act could potentially impact on children's services - Central government are urged to consult local authorities.

VIPER - Research into young disabled people's participation in decisions about services

New research exposes the lack of real participation opportunities for disabled young people.

Involved by Right Dissemination Conference

Involved by Right is an EU Daphne programme grant-funded project which seeks to improve participation and advocacy in child protection to achieve better outcomes for children at risk.

CRAE - End to violence in custody

Children and young people across Europe call for an end to violence in custody.

BYC - House of Commons debate

The House of Commons are to debate the BYC campaign 'Votes at 16' - BYC urge their parliamentary followers to support the motion.

DfE: Youth Contract opened to help more young people who are NEET

An extra 15,500 16 - 17 year olds are now eligible for tailored help to return to work with training, school or college as the Department for Education extended the eligibility criteria for the Youth Contract.

BYC Youth Voice: Novembers report

BYC invite youth representatives to share positive activities which they have been engaging in recently.

What kind of world do you want to live in? UNICEF UK wants to hear what you think!

Since 2000, the MDGs have provided a framework and set of priorities for the decisions and actions taken in international development. With the 2015 MDGs deadline approaching, a global conversation is underway about what should happen “post-2015”…

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