The right to play is set out in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). This an internationally binding human rights agreement with 54 articles, 42 of which set out the rights of children and young people. Article 31 of the convention states: ‘Every child has the right to rest and leisure, […]
We believe that working with local communities to build their resilience is vital in facing up to the challenges of a global economy and changing climate.
To help tackle the issue of air pollution around schools, we worked in partnership with Balfour Beatty on the ‘Breathe Easy’ project.
Our Landscaping team spent last summer recreating the Delamere School playground. These new features will help the children with physical development, spatial awareness, imaginative play and so much more!
Amanda’s story: Groundwork has put forward recommendations to sectors that have the opportunity to influence and inspire the changes needed, to make green jobs both a viable and vital option.
As part of proposed improvements to Skinnergate and Conniscliffe Road, Darlington Council and Groundwork asked the people of Darlington for their thoughts.