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This is our space to share organisational updates, blogs, and ideas.

Celebrating the Children and Families Panel
Children’s Parliament hosted an event to celebrate the enormous impact that the Children and Families Panel have had on the project. Each family contributed so much…
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We are one big family: A different democratic future
We placed the homes in position and when it was complete, it looked like a perfect place you would want to be in. I felt proud of what we achieved together.
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We are making children’s rights real
Children’s rights starts with adults. It means we listen, we try to understand and we make sure we respect every child’s human dignity at all times.
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World Summit AI
I was invited by the Scottish AI Alliance to attend the World Summit AI conference in Amsterdam this month in my capacity as Project Lead for Children’s Parliament o…
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Are we ready to commit to the idea of a violence-free childhood?
On 14th June our outgoing Co-director Colin Morrison attended a roundtable hosted by the Education, Children, and Young People Committee of the Sco…
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What is a Children’s Human Rights Defenders School?
Child Rights Connect defines a Children’s Human Rights Defender (CHRD) as “children who take action to promote their human rights, the rights of their peers or the…
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Children’s Rights in the Digital Environment
To mark #InternetSafetyDay 2023, Frances Lingard shares their reflections on working with children’s rights in the digital environment through a series of short blog…
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