Written by

Andrew Taylor-Dawson

Saccharine Narratives about Adoption are a Disservice to Children and Parents

, 21 October 2021
This National Adoption Week, Andrew Taylor-Dawson – an adoptive parent himself – asks for a more nuanced approach to how Government and society thinks about adoption and its challenges

The Attacks on Chris Packham are Part of a Global Assault on Environmental Activists

, 13 October 2021
Whether a UK TV presenter or an environmental campaigner in the Amazon, those fighting the climate crisis and to protect biodiversity are increasingly under attack

The Government Fails to Understand the Complexity at the Heart of Adoption

, 15 September 2021
With the guarantee for care for over-16s due to end, alongside a desire to speed up the adoptive process from policy-makers, adoptive parents and campaigners argue for greater support

Blue Hydrogen is an Environmental Dead-End

, 3 September 2021
Celebrated by the Government as part of its green energy solution, it will take more than switching to hydrogen to get the UK to net zero, says Andrew Taylor-Dawson

Plans for North Sea Oil and Gas Exploration are Incompatible with the UK’s Emissions Cuts

, 25 August 2021
Evidence of the climate crisis has been unavoidable all summer but the UK appears to want to push forward with fossil fuel extraction that will cause more environmental harm

Why We Must Create Trauma-Informed Schools to Tackle Unequal Outcomes

, 17 August 2021
Looked-after children are falling behind in school, but a trauma-informed approach could help those young people who have had difficult starts in life to flourish, says Andrew Taylor-Dawson

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