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The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Poverty recently launching an inquiry looking into the (in)adequacy of the social security benefit rates, focusing on benefits for working-age people and their children.

The main purpose of the inquiry was to find out to what extent are current levels of social security benefit rates effective in achieving the aim of alleviating poverty?

To view the WPG NI’s response to APPG on Poverty, Call for Evidence into the Inadequacy of Social Security visit WPG response APPG Poverty – Social Security Benefits.docx (