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Support for a range of abuse victims announced

Support for a range of abuse victims announced

‘This funding will ensure they can continue to receive the support they desperately need to rebuild...

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Care, care, care to create jobs

Care, care, care to create jobs

“Investment in care is economically and  environmentally sound and would increase equality.” If...

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Help fix the Child Maintenance Service

Help fix the Child Maintenance Service

Non-payment means many single parent families are living in poverty. Gingerbread, the charity for single...

Proposal: a new settlement for the low paid

Beyond the minimum wage to dignity and respect. In a briefing paper published recently the Resolution Foundation sets...

Proposal: a new settlement for the low paid
posted on: Jun 12, 2020 | author: Campaigns

After COVID: use the sustainable development goals

Ensure all people in our country live a good life, prospering on a healthy planet. Leaders of over 150 businesses,...

After COVID: use the sustainable development goals
posted on: Jun 12, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Education: time for action against racism

We need a greater understanding of British histories of empire, colonialism and migration to combat racism in our...

Education: time for action against racism
posted on: Jun 12, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Focus: women in a future Scottish economy

We can’t rely on the traditional stimulus measures that create ‘jobs for the boys’. Leading women’s...

Focus: women in a future Scottish economy
posted on: Jun 4, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Wanted: rights for strawberry pickers in Spain

Protective measures should include a gender perspective; strawberry-picking is a highly feminised industry. Women’s...

Wanted: rights for strawberry pickers in Spain
posted on: Jun 4, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Black lives matter

British politicians must act decisively to fight institutional racism here in the UK. By Diane Abbott. America is...

Black lives matter
posted on: Jun 3, 2020 | author: Guest Poster

Letter to Prime Minister over childcare crisis

Just as we need investment in roads and rail, we also need investment in childcare. It is estimated that as a result...

Letter to Prime Minister over childcare crisis
posted on: May 29, 2020 | author: Campaigns

Young women, poverty and non-suicidal self-harm

Young women struggling with money problems and debt are at particular risk. The long-term rise in self-harm in young...

Young women, poverty and non-suicidal self-harm
posted on: May 28, 2020 | author: Campaigns

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