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Graham Whitham

Graham Whitham is the UK Poverty Policy Advisor for Save the Children.

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Reviving universal credit

Graham Whitham

Many people may remain unaware of the seismic reforms to the benefits system due to be rolled out from October next year and many of the finer details have yet to be ironed out but the public debate about universal credit (the new welfare system which will replace tax credit and most out-of-work benefits) appears…

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It does happen here

Graham Whitham

Save the Children’s recent report It shouldn’t happen here set out the type of hardship and deprivation we must work towards ending for good, but eradicating relative child poverty must remain the end goal. No child in the UK should be living in poverty. The experience of child poverty in 2012 It shouldn’t happen here…