Inspiring Social Change

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

A Minimum Income Standard for the UK in 2016

20th Jul 2016

Starting the conversation – working together to solve poverty

Destitution in the UK

27th Apr 2016

Creating an anti-poverty childcare system

27th Jan 2016

An inclusive growth monitor for measuring the relationship between poverty and growth

19th May 2016
EU flags

The EU Referendum and UK Poverty

24th May 2016

Life on a low income in the UK today

15th Jul 2016


Claire Ainsley

Worst-off people and places cannot now be ignored

27th Jun 2016
Mum and daughter

Working parents hit living standards ceiling due to high childcare costs

20th Jul 2016
Parents and child

A Minimum Income Standard for the UK in 2016

20th Jul 2016
JRF Data

Poverty after housing costs by housing tenure

30th Jun 2016

Solve UK Poverty

The level of poverty in the UK is shameful. This should be a place where everyone can live a decent, secure life. Instead, 13 million people – half of whom are in a working family – are living without enough to meet their needs.

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