Tag: Conference

Panel debate: A future without poverty

Charlie Elphicke MP, PPS to secretary of state for work and pensions Helen Goodman MP, shadow minister for welfare reform Kenny Imafidon, political commentator Barry Knight, principal adviser, Webb...

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Young Voices: Liverpool PEN performance

  An arresting start to the proceedings was provided by the Seasons Playhouse in Liverpool, ‘Young Voices’. Part of the Poverty Ends Now (PEN) initiative, the actors spoke brief...

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Question Time: Who has the best plan to tackle poverty?

Panel: Jeremy Browne MP, former Home Office minister Philip Collins, chief leader writer and columnist, The Times Cllr Sarah Hayward, leader, Camden Council Ryan Shorthouse, director, Bright Blue Nicola...

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The Future of Welfare Reform and Universal Credit

Sam Bowman, deputy director, Adam Smith Institute Alison Garnham, chief executive, Chid Poverty Action Group Andrew Harrop, general secretary, Fabian Society Chair: David Kirkby, researcher, Bright Blue   Alison...

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Breaking Barriers: How do we tackle social exclusion?

Seema Malhotra MP, shadow minister for preventing violence against women and girls Hannah Pearce, head of public affairs, Age UK Cllr Harry Phibbs, Hammersmith and Fulham council Chair: Daisy-Rose...

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Dragon’s Den: Innovating on the ground: local solutions to 21st century poverty

Dragons: Tessa Awe, chief executive, CVS Brent Chris Goulden, head of policy, Joseph Rowntree Foundation Cllr Gary Porter, leader, LGA Conservatives Innovators: Richard Jones, chief executive, Joshua Project Alex...

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Closing remarks

Andrew Harrop, general secretary, Fabian Society Ryan Shorthouse, director, Bright Blue Andrew Harrop celebrated what he saw as the left and right coming together in the conference with a...

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