In June 2014, the findings of the PSE: Uk research project were presented at the Third Peter Townsend Memorial Conference, on Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK. Presentations and the press release are available here.

In January 2011 the PSE: UK research project ran the Second Peter Townsend Memorial Conference, 'Measuring Poverty: The State of the Art'. Presentations and papers are available here.

Here are further details about forthcoming events run by other organisations.

Forthcoming events calendar

If you are organising a conference on poverty and social exclusion, and wish to publicise it on this website, please contact us.


Event Venue Date

Poverty Alliance Annual Conference: Never the Same Again? Addressing Poverty After the Pandemic 


9 October, 9.30am-2.15pm

International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED): COVID-19 and the housing crisis in the global South 


5 October, 3.00-4.00pm 

London School of Economics (LSE) - STICERD Inequalities Seminar Series:  Why do people stay poor? 


29 September, 12.30-1.30pm

International Bar Association: The impact of remote working on women in the workforce


25 September, 15.00-16.00

World Vision: Out of Time: COVID-19 Child Sensitive, Inclusive & Greener Recovery Strategies to Build Back Better


24 September, 8.00-9.30 (EST)

Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative: 'Poverty at a Crossroad: Using Leadership and the Multidimensional Poverty Index to Build Back Better’ at the 75th UN General Assembly


24 September, 9.00 (EST)

Independent Food Aid Network and University of York: Structural inequalities and the growing need for food aid 


September 22, 13.00-14.30