Motherhoods, Markets and Consumption

Lead Research Organisation: Keele University
Department Name: Research Institute for Social Sciences

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Description Member of the panel of experts assessing the Impact of the Commercial World on Children's Well-Being (2008-2009) Department of Children, Schools and Families and the Department of Culture, Media and Sport
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Membership of a guideline committee
Impact The report from the review was read and commented on by the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families, and then publicly released in December 2009. With the change in government in 2010, it is not apparent that the report was linked to policy proposals. The work did result in further public engagement, for instance through the Westminster Media Forum in 2010.
URL http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20130401151715/http://www.education.gov.uk/publications/eO...
 
Description Keynote presentation: "Inspired by Nature": Infant orality tools and Commercial Childcare 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact Keynote address "Inspired by Nature": Infant orality tools and Commercial Childcare. International conference on Consumption, Children and Families, Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, 15 May.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2013
 
Description Keynote presentation: Selling Babies: Practices in Commercial Encounter Platforms 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Professional Practitioners
Results and Impact Keynote address "Selling Babies: Practices in Commercial Encounter Platforms", Child and Teen Consumption 2012, 5th International Pluridisciplinary Conference, Universita IULM, Milan, 12-14 December.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2012