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Poorest kids need free school meals over the summer

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Poorest kids need free school meals over the summer

Children from the poorest families should receive free healthy meals at holiday clubs, just as they do during the school term, according to new research from ippr north to be published at the end of the year.


By IPPR,UK.


Family and Children Policy Resource.


Oddete's story

Odette was hiding under a bed when the Interahamwe militia searched the house during the genocide. One of the killers found her. He shot her in the head and then then left her lying a pool of blood, thinking she was dead. But Odette was still alive – he had shot away the lower half of her face.


By Aegis Trust,UK.


Humanitarian Intervention Policy Resource.


Freedom's Orphans: Raising youth in a changing world

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Freedom's Orphans: Raising youth in a changing world

This report responds to an extensive debate among academics, practitioners and commentators – even the Archbishop of Canterbury – on the ‘problems of modern youth’. Analysing evidence from across the world, it concludes that both the frequent condemnation of teenagers and recent attempts to absolve them from blame are misplaced. By Julia Margo and Mike Dixon with Nick Pearce and Howard Reed


By IPPR,UK.


Family and Children Policy Resource.