London Plan should raise the bar for child-friendly planning

By promoting a strategic approach to planning for play, banning segregated play space, and requiring development plans to take account of children and young people’s Read More . . .

Statutory protections for children’s rights to be embedded in the Scottish town planning system

The Planning (Scotland) Bill, which finished its third and final stage in the Scottish Parliament last month, looks set to make play sufficiency assessments, and Read More . . .

How would you design child-friendly cities?

The international planning and design company Arup, in partnership with the Bernard van Leer Foundation, is initiating a social media inquiry into what constitutes a Read More . . .

Bristol to host international child-friendly city conference in November 2019

Bristol City Hall, venue for the conference The European Network for Child Friendly Cities has announced a new international conference, to be hosted by the Read More . . .

A new chapter for our network

As the European Network for Child Friendly Cities opens a new chapter, its current president, Adrian Voce, offers this personal perspective on why the child-friendly Read More . . .