COMMONS

Key stakeholders questioned on Child Protection System in England

16 May 2012

The Education Committee takes evidence on Wednesday 16 May 2012.

Witnesses

Wednesday 16 May 2012, Wilson Room, Portcullis House

At 9.30am:

Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre

  • Peter Davies, Chief Executive

Social Work Reform Board

  • Dame Moira Gibb CBE

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

  • Dr Shade Alu

Purpose of the session

At the seventh session for the Committee's ongoing inquiry into the child protection system in England, MPs will question CEOPC (Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) about the particular challenges posed by the online protection of children and young people, and the role of the police when intervening in cases of neglect or the abuse of older children.

They will also ask other key figures how ongoing social work and health reforms are making the child protection system more responsive to children in need.

Further Information

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