Response to CSO poverty figures issued today
“What type of society says that it is OK for nearly a third of its people to suffer ‘enforced deprivation’ – i.e. unable to afford basics like a warm coat, a substantial meal every second day or heating your home?
“It is time for all parties standing in the next election to commit to a concerted five-year strategy to end poverty.”
Press Release from EAPN Ireland responding to the 2014 CSO poverty figures released today.