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Filtered by category: Inequality

The chilling chasm in social mobility across England

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 01 February 2016 / Inequality
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Should where you are born get to define what you can achieve in life? Most would agree not.

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The pennies and the pounds will still count

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Tuesday 26 January 2016 / Cost of living, Inequality
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Peers vote overwhelmingly to keep income in the poverty debate.

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Child Poverty and Social Mobility Commission annual State of the Nation report

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Friday 18 December 2015 / Early intervention, Inequality
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The Commission has set out new goals including giving more children the best start in life.

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A Life Chances Act must protect children's futures

Posted by Shelley Hopkinson /

Monday 07 December 2015 / Early intervention, Children's centres, Inequality
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The latest from Action for Children's work in Parliament - children's life chances.

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There is more to poverty than income. But it still counts.

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Monday 06 July 2015 / Inequality, Cost of living
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As the government reconsiders child poverty measures we need to think about income as well as other drivers.

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