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Children's poor health linked to playground decline  

New research with parents shows the devastating impact that the sharp decline in outdoor play facilities is having on their children’s physical and mental health. The survey of 1,111 parents with children aged between 2 and 12 has revealed:72%... Read More

New report finds screens are displacing play

A new report out today shows for the first time a strong link between recreational screen time and children’s inactivity, with children choosing to spend hours indoors and on screens instead of playing outside. The report released by the... Read More

World parks group backs children and play campaign

As a global voice supporting the value and benefits of parks and open space, World Urban Parks Association recognizes the important role urban parks play in children’s quality of life worldwide. Access to active self-directed play in nature is... Read More