To mark London Challenge Poverty Week individuals and organisations are contributing blogs, publishing new research and carrying out lots of creative projects to raise awareness and spark debate. We are gathering them together here for you to explore.
Open Letter to Mayoral Candidates
Organisations taking part in London Challenge Poverty Week have signed an open letter to all of the candidates to be the next Mayor of London, calling on them to commit to putting tackling poverty at the heart of their manifestos.
Reports and Briefings
Christians Against Poverty
Christians Against Poverty have written about polling they commissioned on the impact of the Cost of Living Crisis: Challenging poverty in the UK
BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme
4in10 have released the latest edition of their Spotlight Interview Series, with BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme
4in10 have produced a briefing called ‘Why Accessible Childcare Can Help Reduce Child Poverty Across London’.
Age UK London: new research
Age UK London has launched its second annual poverty report looking at poverty and the over 50s in London. The report has latest data and recommendations for decision makers.
HomeStart London new survey findings
New research findings from a survey carried out among parents supported by local Home-Starts across London to better understand how they are coping during the cost of living crisis.
Blogs and podcasts
ESDEG: new blog
In this blog Suchismita Majumdar, Communications & Policy Officer, looks at how Northolt Community food bank is helping fight hunger during the cost of living crisis.