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Measurements of poverty

Non-inquiry session

The Work and Pensions Committee examined the Social Metric Commission’s 2020 report – Measuring Poverty 2020 - in detail, looking at the Commission’s work on poverty and coronavirus, and hearing more about DWP’s progress towards implementing the Commission’s proposed approach to poverty measurement.

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14 October 2020
Work Measurements of poverty (Non-inquiry session)
Witnesses Baroness Stroud (Chair at Social Metrics Commission), and Matthew Oakley (Commissioner at Social Metrics Commission)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
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