29 June 2014 – new UK reports on child poverty and food povertyPosted: June 29, 2014
New reports on child poverty and food poverty in the UK – the first from the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission – and the second from Oxfam – that reports a 54% increase in the number of food parcels distributed last year – paint a bleak picture.
Andrew Naughtie comments:
‘With food prices rising faster than incomes, the situation will continue to deteriorate unless urgent action is taken to address inequality’
You can access the reports and read more here: