Ways that local authorities can tackle poverty

New research from Joseph Rowntree Foundation, ‘Addressing poverty through local governance’ was produced by Centre for Local Economic Strategies. It highlights a variety of existing ways that local authorities can tackle poverty, with the study interested in approaches that target individuals and those that target places. New Start article or go to JRF page.

Also new from JRF: ‘Making the Links: Poverty, Ethnicity and Social Networks’ http://www.jrf.org.uk/blog/2013/10/social-networks-poverty-ethnic-groups