Articles from Helen Barnard

Government should prioritise decent jobs that are stable, flexible and pay at least the real Living Wage

@LivingWageUK reports that more than 3.5 MILLION PEOPLE are in low paid, insecure work  Living Wage Foundation today (29 Jul) releases new report "THE INSECURITY COMPLEX: LOW PAID WORKERS AND THE GROWTH OF INSECURE WORK"on unstable and volatile working in labour market.

JRF hails High Court bid to end discrimination against legacy benefit claimants

Covid-19 mortality rates during the pandemic are twice as high in insecure jobs than in other professions

The risks of the pandemic have not been borne equally – @jrf_uk responds to TUC

Government must now tackle the injustice of in-work poverty

@JRF_uk on National Living Wage rise  Responding to today’s increase in the National Living Wage to £8.91 per hour, Mike Hawking, Head of Policy and Partnerships at the independent Joseph Rowntree Foundation, said:

JRF sets out five tests for the Chancellor’s Budget

When announcing his roadmap out of the pandemic the Prime Minister pledged not to ‘pull the rug out’ from under people who needed support.

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