Kids Impact Initiative has completed an analysis of policymaker accountability for children’s well-being in the present political times. It finds that strengthening policymaker accountability for kids is more urgent than at any time in this century. Leaders for children understand this and recognize that kids’ issues need more clout. This report describes promising models from other social movements, other countries, and within child advocacy that can help lead the way. Kids Impact has developed a Policymaker Accountability Accelerator Model and a three-part action plan in the report. Read more.
Policymaker Accountability for U.S. Kids’ Well-Being: Charting the Course & A Call to Action: Executive Summary
See our article from the The Chronicle of Social Change: Accountability is Key to Capitalizing on New Political Leadership on Child Well-Being.
View the report announcement.
The Policymaker Accountability Accelerator Model: Report graphic
Twelve Types of Accountability Activities: Report graphic
See our blog post: We Measure and Are Accountable for the Things We Care About.