Our values

Our values as a Child Friendly City are to

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Be Inclusive

By becoming a participative city in which children experience meaningful engagement in the design, delivery and place shaping of Southampton.

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By implementing a participation framework for children within Southampton City Council’s democratic processes within which consultation with children takes place.

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By ensuring all strategy and policy is informed by the active engagement of children, with new strategic commitments expressed in child friendly terms to support children’s inclusion and participation in civic policy creation.