Child Rights Alliance England call for evidence: State of Children’s Rights 2018

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Child Rights Alliance England (CRAE) have opened a call for evidence ahead of their flagship annual publication on the state of children’s rights in England.

They are looking for input to help make the report credible, relevant and change-focused. The deadline is 14 September 2018

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Work and Pensions Committee report: Universal Credit and Domestic Abuse

‘Under Universal Credit, claimants living with domestic abuse can face seeing their entire monthly income—including money meant for their children— go into their abusive partner’s account.’

The Work and Pensions Committee have published an August 2018 report on Universal Credit and domestic abuse.

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British Medical Association briefing: The dangers of a ‘no deal’ Brexit

‘It has become clear to the BMA that the risks of Brexit for the nation’s health are too great, and that it is becoming increasingly difficult to secure the kind of deal which will work to the benefit of patients, the medical workforce and health services across the UK and Europe.’

These words are from Dr Chaand Nagpaul, British Medical Association Council Chair, from the August 2018 briefing on the danger of a ‘no deal’ Brexit on the health service.

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