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.
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.
A unique project is about involving local people to develop safer and healthier places for expectant parents and families
Innovative ecological restoration techniques used after major desilting operation.