Play with their friends helps children develop social skills and is good for mental health.
The Food Foundation now estimates at least three million people in the UK depend on food banks.
The government is focusing on the market to feed the UK but to avoid long-term risks and short-term emergencies a UK food plan is needed now
What social protection measures are in place for those who’ll be worst affected by the economic impacts of the lockdown?
Several groups of people are at high risk of hardship, especially those who have effectively become unemployed because of the lockdown.
The mayor of Eymet, in the Dordogne region, Jerome Bétaille poses with his British running mate, Terrie Simpson, in February 2008.
Brexit has particular significance for the 757 British citizens currently elected in France, whose mandates expire at the upcoming mayoral elections in March.
Ken Tatham, anglais naturalisé français pour pouvoir voter et maire pendant 19 ans de Saint-Céneri-le-Gérei, petit village de 140 habitants, photographié le 19 mai 2005 devant un drapeau européen.
Le Brexit a une signification particulière pour les 757 citoyens britanniques actuellement élus en France, dont le mandat expire lors des prochaines élections municipales en mars.
There seems little chance of getting people to agree on the big picture, but even partisans see eye-to-eye sometimes when you get down to the nitty gritty.
Privileged children get to use phones in school while others face bans for 'messing around''.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson (centre) with a host of African leaders at the UK Africa Investment Summit in London.
Trade and investment can help reduce poverty, promote women’s empowerment, and support children’s rights. It can also do the opposite.
The links with Britain’s imperial past can make receiving an honour deeply problematic.
The British Honours system and its link to empire is outdated and inappropriate, it must change.
Long-Bailey and Starmer: the two favourite candidates.
She's meant to be the clear favourite for Corbyn supporters, but Long-Bailey hasn't won over everyone in Momentum.
Opposition candidate for the Kuomintang, Han Kuo-yu, at a rally in Keelung city.
Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA
President Tsai Ing-wen is being challenged by populist mayor of Kaohsiung City, Han Kuo-yu, in Taiwan's January 11 elections.
Nobel Prize Laureates in Economic Sciences Michael Kremer, Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee.
Randomised trials in development have attracted criticiism over ethical issues and questions about being effective for policy.
Esther Duflo (L) and Abhijit Banerjee, who, along with Michael Kremer (not pictured), won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.
The surge of interest in experimental approaches in economics began in the early 1990s.
Berta Caceres, pembela lingkungan dan hak masyarakat adat dibunuh bulan Maret 2016.
Angka kematian orang yang berkampanye untuk melindungi lingkungan naik tiga kali lipat selama 15 tahun terakhir.
Initial research found witness pupils got bigger when correctly identifying a criminal.
One in five children in sub-Saharan Africa live in poverty.
Child poverty has important psychological and social consequences. This means solutions need to cover very many different angles.
Zimbabwe’s food insecurity is more complex than the headline figures suggest.
Zimbabwe's food insecurity is not just about food production, but access too. It is affected by, among others, the value of assets when sold and social and cultural dimensions that go into exchange.
The Chairman of Sudan’s transitional council, Lt. Gen. Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan, speaks during the power sharing agreement ceremony.
The African Union's role in Sudan's political crisis proves that it's legal framework is strong enough to resolve regional disputes
Honduran Indigenous environmentalist Berta Caceres who was killed in March 2016.
The reported number of deaths of people campaigning to protect the environment has tripled over a 15 year period.
A gas-fired power station will be a cheaper option for Eskom than its current diesel plant.
South Africa's policymakers see a greater role for liquefied natural gas in the country's energy mix, reduce the country's over-reliance on coal and drive re-industrialisation.