Ending Child Poverty

'100,000 More Children Are Now Living In Severe Poverty'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Politics

Iain Duncan Smith has been accused of failing to help children out of poverty after the release of "shocking" new figures. According to the latest ...

Why Osborne And IDS Are Wrong On Child Poverty - In 10 Shocking Facts

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Politics

Work and pensions secretary Iain Duncan Smith has backed down on plans to redefine how child poverty is measured, after critics leapt up to warn that ...

Live Below the Line Challenge 2014: Raising Awareness on Poverty

Tasnim Nazeer | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK
Tasnim Nazeer

The annual global anti-poverty campaign Live Below the Line 2014 challenges people to experience living on only £1 a day for food and drink. The challenge runs over 5 days from the 28th April to 2nd May 2014 in the UK and on various other dates in participating international countries.

One In five Children In UK Live In Poverty

PA | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK

One in five British children live below the poverty line, new research has revealed. The Campaign to End Child Poverty published figures on Wednesd...

Ending Child Poverty or Re-defining It?

Alison Garnham | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK Politics
Alison Garnham

There has been a great deal of misleading commentary about the Child Poverty Act framework in the last few months. First of all, many make the mistake of thinking there is only one target and the targets are only about income, but as anyone can read in sections one to seven of the Act, this is completely untrue.

Child Poverty is a Tough Nut to Crack - But it is Wrong to Say it Can't Be Done

Anne Longfield | Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Politics
Anne Longfield

Just as Westminster and Whitehall were winding down for Christmas, Alan Milburn, the former minister and current government child poverty and social mobility Tsar, gave his first speech on child poverty.