Child Poverty Act

Tackling Child Poverty

Enver Solomon | Posted 17.04.2013 | UK Politics
Enver Solomon

A key component in the mix of measures required to reduce child poverty is to make childcare more affordable to poorer families and thereby encourage more mothers into work. This is central to the approach of countries like Denmark, where 84 per cent of mothers are in employment, compared to just 67 per cent in the UK.