Poverty costs UK £78 billion per year, research reveals
A new report – co-authored by Loughborough University – reveals that dealing with the effects of poverty costs the UK £78 billion a year, £1,200 for every person.
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Image 1 © Marcus Bleasdale, 2008. A child soldier with the Mayi-Mayi militia waits in Kanyabyonga as CNDP rebels advance.
Image 2 © Vito Manzari / Wikicommons. North African migrants near the Italian island of Sicily after risking the trip by boat in 2006.
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