Policy paper

Child poverty and social mobility: how non-government groups can act

What influential groups outside of central government can do to reduce child poverty and increase social mobility.


How the key players outside central government can tackle child poverty and promote social mobility

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This reports recommends how the following can play a bigger role in reducing child poverty and increasing social mobility:

  • parents and early years providers
  • schools
  • further education providers
  • universities
  • employers
  • local government

See also the commission’s 2014 state of the nation report.

Published 19 December 2014