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Children and young people’s emotional wellbeing

As public policy interest in the subject of emotional wellbeing grows alongside a perception that the wellbeing of UK young people is increasingly in
jeopardy, this report explains why emotional wellbeing matters. It aims to uncover what makes children ‘happy’, how public policy and other interventions
can support the emotional wellbeing of the next generation, and how the current youth policy approach matches up to these findings.