Looked after children - congress of leaders agenda

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-09-17
Session date: 
September 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3072
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Following the recent damning report of the Rotherham scandal and your verbal commitment made at MQs, will you add the issue of looked after children going missing from the care of London boroughs to the agenda of the next congress of leaders meeting?

Answer

Answer for Looked after children - congress of leaders agenda

Answer for Looked after children - congress of leaders agenda

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I raised this with London Councils when we met in July and they asked that this important issue be added instead to the agenda for a meeting of the London Safeguarding Children Board on 27 November, to which I agreed.