The Mayor of London has completed the last stage of the process of sending his Intend to Publish London Plan to the Secretary of State for approval. On 13th March, the Secretary of State wrote to the Mayor setting out his consideration of the Mayor’s Intend to Publish London Plan. The Secretary of State’s letter and … Continue reading Mayor’s Intend to Publish London Plan
This film has been viewed over 2.5 Million times since Jan 2019. It depicts the inner reflections of a young man battling with the consequences of his actions and wider impact on those around him after being stabbed seven times. ‘AMANI’ is a conversation starter and explores themes that unfortunately many young people are far … Continue reading ‘AMANI‘ a short film starring Joivan Wade & Ellis Witter (20 mins)
The 10th London Forum meeting will take place from 9 to 11 am on Friday 14th February 2020 in City Hall. Our aim in this meeting is to shine light on the rising occurrence of internet and gaming use with its beneficial as well as potentially damaging and addictive consequences. What do the children and … Continue reading The pros and cons of technology and gaming in childhood
Childonomics is a research project aimed at developing a tool to determine the long-term social and economic return of investing in children. The tool will include an economic model informed by the costs of different services and approaches to supporting children and families in vulnerable situations. By using existing longitudinal data it will explore expected … Continue reading Measuring the long-term social and economic value of investing in children
LDN Filmmakers was built around a content partnership that the marketing campaigns team commissioned between the Mayor of London and Digital Cinema Media. The project gave 40 young people aged 15 – 22 years old, some of whom have been directly affected by youth violence, the opportunity to make their own short films about growing … Continue reading LDN Filmmakers
The aim of this project is to assess the extent to which planning policies across UK nations can be considered 'child-friendly' with relation to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Download the full report here (Nov 2019).