This online conference organised by the Westminster Social Policy Forum will discuss next steps for tackling child poverty and hunger in the context of Covid-19 and will bring together stakeholders with key policy officials from DfE; the DWP; MHCLG; the Office of the Children’s Commissioner; Social Security Scotland; the Education and Training Inspectorate, NI; the Department for Communities, NI; the Welsh Government; and the Senedd Cymru. Discussions will include:
Speakers include: Alison Garnham, Chief Executive, Child Poverty Action Group. Anna Taylor, Executive Director, Food Foundation. Dr David Taylor-Robinson, Professor of Public Health and Policy, University of Liverpool. Sammy Wright, Commissioner, Schools and Higher Education, Social Mobility Commission.