No Place for Children

Alice founded and edited the New Statesman's No Place for Children campaign, which lobbied for an end to the detention of children for immigration purposes. The campaign won an Amnesty International Media award in 2009.

Click on the image below to view articles, artwork and videos from the campaign, which was supported by the Children's Society and the then Children's Commissioner, Sir Al Aynsley-Green. It brought together artwork by Peter Kennard, writing by Natasha Walter and Gillian Slovo, and short films featuring Juliet Stevenson and Saffron Burrows.

The No Place for Children campaign won an Amnesty International Media award in 2009

The No Place for Children campaign won an Amnesty International Media award in 2009