APPG’s next meeting on Tuesday 1 December with the Social Metrics Commission

Posted on 27 Nov 2020 under News, Latest News, Uncategorized

APPG on Poverty’s first online meeting will take place on Tuesday 1st December at 10am – 11:30am on Zoom.

The APPG, supported by Child Poverty Action Group and the Equality Trust, will be hearing from Matthew Oakley of the Social Metric Commission on their methodology for measuring poverty as well as findings from their latest report. The remainder of the session will be a discussion around the solutions needed to end child poverty for good.

Full agenda:

10:00 – Welcome and introductions by Co-Chair, Neil Gray MP
10:15 – Social Metrics Commission presentation from Matthew Oakley, followed by discussion
10:45 – What should be in the Government’s plan to tackle child poverty – discussion introduced by Louisa McGeehan, CPAG
11:20 – AOB and arrangements for next meeting
11:30 – Close

Zoom details:

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It would be wonderful if you could join us and share your views on what steps are needed to ensure every child lives a life free from poverty.

Please RSVP to and we hope to see you on Tuesday.


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