Arup is a global multi-disciplinary firm with more than 15,000 specialists working across every aspect of today’s built environment. Our mission to “Shape a Better World” is driven by our commitment to make a real difference, find innovative and tangible solutions that change people’s lives for the better, and to help our partners solve their most complex challenges and achieve socially valuable outcomes. Arup has been working on several projects and initiatives to contribute to and influence the child-friendly cities agenda. In 2020, Arup has won the Management Consultancies Association (MCA) Award for “Best Use of Thought Leadership” for its work on designing and planning for urban childhoods.