The Poverty Alliance - New Webinar Series: Tackling Child Poverty in Scotland

Our upcoming webinar series will bring together a range of experts to explore the context of tackling poverty in Scotland. The results of the discussion and debates will be fed back to the Scottish Government, as part of Get Heard Scotland's process of contributing to the next Child Poverty Delivery Plan.

Places are limited, so register for your place now by clicking on the links below!

Webinar 1: Taking a strategic approach to tackling child poverty, 13 August, 10am - 11am

Speakers: Morag Treanor (Professor of Child & Family Inequalities, Heriot-Watt University and Deputy Chair of the Poverty and Inequality Commission), and Dr Peter Kenway (Director of the New Policy Institute)

Webinar 2: Hitting the target: What can we do to reach the Scottish child poverty targets? 20th August, 10am - 11.30am

Speakers: Emma Congreve (Knowledge Exchange Fellow, the Fraser of Allander Institute), John Dickie (Director, CPAG Scotland) and Rachel Statham (Senior Research Fellow, IPPR Scotland)

Webinar 3: Preventing child poverty: What more can be done in Scotland?, 27th August, 10am – 11.30am

Speakers: Satwat Rehman (Director, One Parent Families Scotland), Martin Dorchester ​(CEO, Includem) and a representative from the Scottish Association of Social Workers.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Publication date: 
Aug 6 2021