Media Centre

In this Media Centre, you can find the latest news, events, publications, films and resources from Lumos covering the many areas of our work in helping to end the systematic and harmful practice of institutionalising children

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J.K. Rowling, author, screenwriter and founder of international children’s organization, Lumos, and Academy Award®-winning actor, Eddie Redmayne opened a much–anticipated special advance
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By Georgette Mulheir, CEO of Lumos

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Hallam Conference Centre, 44 Hallam Street, London, W1W 6JJ

This four-day introductory course has been designed specifically for an international audience to guide policymakers and senior level managers and practitioners through the process of deinstitutionalisation (DI) and to help identify what needs to be


Most people see orphanages as a social good - or at least necessary - when in fact they often harm the very children they are supposed to protect.