News & Campaigns

The College leads the way in children and young people’s health on behalf of its membership.

We engage with the media, government, NHS, children's charities and other stakeholders to improve healthcare for children in the UK and overseas.

Find out the latest child health news and how to get involved.

RCPCH news

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Media announcements from the RCPCH
 

RCPCH AGM formula milk motion outcome

RCPCH members vote 66 to 53 in favour of motion to decline commercial transactions from all companies that market breast milk substitutes

Child Health News

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From independent organisations - not the opinion of, or endorsed by, the RCPCH

RCPCH campaigns

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We campaign on key child health issues to influence government policy

Getting child health on the political agenda - #childhealthmatters

We aim to secure policy commitments from political parties that will improve the health of children and young people

Why Children Die - RCPCH campaign

By looking at existing data for the UK, we aim to identify ways to reduce preventable child mortality