All posts tagged uk child poverty

  • Current Affairs
    Government cuts and its effect on child poverty

    Children living in Britain’s poorest families are facing grave threats to their most basic human rights, a recent parliamentary report has revealed. The UK’s compliance with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child’s publication, released on 25th March by the Joint Committee on Human Rights (JCHR), has pointed out some...

  • Current Affairs
    UK children in poverty to reach 3.5m by 2020

    UK’s child poverty plans are doomed to fail as 3.5 million are expected to be in dearth by 2020 says new research. The Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission said: “The government’s draft strategy for the next three years is a missed opportunity and falls very short of what is needed.” Both...