The Poverty and Inequality Commission’s survey on local areas’ experiences of food insecurity during the coronavirus crisis is now live.
Bill Scott, Chair of the Poverty and Inequality Commissions responds to Scottish Government poverty statistics read here
The Poverty and Inequality Commission writes to the Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government to offer support with the current Covid-19 crisis.
The Poverty and Inequality Commission have written to the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions about the 5 week wait for Universal Credit.
Bill Scott, Chair of the Poverty and Inequality Commission, has today written to the UK and Scottish Governments to call for further action to reduce the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on people on low incomes.
The Poverty and inequality Commission is delighted to announce Professor Morag Treanor as the Deputy Chair of the Commission read biography here.
The new Poverty and Inequality Commission has been established as an advisory non-departmental public body from 1 July 2019. We are pleased to announce that the Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Local Government, Aileen Campbell, has appointed seven members to the Commission for a three year period. An eighth member will be appointed later this year. They are: