Prevent Watch

People's Review of Prevent

The People's Review of Prevent

The People’s Review of Prevent is an alternative review to the Government Shawcross Review.

This review provides a voice to the people most impacted by the Prevent Duty.
Prevent is described as ‘safeguarding’ children from harms. However, under Prevent, safeguarding is focused on protecting the wider public from children believed to be ‘risky’, rather than protecting children from harms.

Throughout our report we present case studies that show how real these harms can be and the distress they cause to children and their families and carers.

Wynne Chambers

Martin Haldane Ahmad Thomson LL.B (Hons.) GDL is a qualified barrister registered with the Bar Standards Board of England and Wales practising as a sole practitioner in accordance with the Code of Conduct of the Bar of England and Wales with professional indemnity insurance currently provided by the Bar Mutual Indemnity Fund Limited. Wynne Chambers which was established on the 8th April 1994. Perhaps the first chambers to specialise in Islamic Law as well as English Law, Wynne Chambers seeks to assist clients who need practical advice and solutions in the context of both Shari’a law as well as English law. As the number of Muslims in the United Kingdom approaches 2.5 million, and in the European Union 25 million, the need for such advice and solutions – especially in the context of the interaction between Muslim personal and commercial law and English civil law – has grown steadily during the last decade and shows no

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