Inspiring Social Change

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation is an independent organisation working to inspire social change through research, policy and practice

Understanding the likely poverty impacts of the extension of Right to Buy to housing association tenants

21st Nov 2015
Portrait of Julia Unwin CBE

A poverty-free Scotland: who is responsible?

How are poverty, ethnicity and social networks related?

25th Mar 2015

Creating an anti-poverty childcare system

27th Jan 2016

Monitoring poverty and social exclusion 2015

23rd Nov 2015

JRF Poverty Lecture with Ruth Davidson

Monday February 8 2016 18:15 to 19:30
1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE

Reducing poverty through policies to cut the cost of living

18th Jun 2015


We need to get Universal Credit back on track

4th Feb 2016

Record employment needs to reach poorest people and places so everyone can contribute to UK’s growing prosperity

20th Jan 2016

Poverty and ethnicity: key messages for Scotland

29th Jan 2016
JRF Data

Employment rates by region and comparison year on year

20th Jan 2016

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An all-out assault on poverty has got to be comprehensive

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