The Women’s Budget Group

WBG Budget Viewing – save the date!

The 2015 Budget is scheduled to take place on Wednesday 18th March.
As usual, WBG will be holding a viewing event for the budget speech, where members will brainstorm initial responses to the budget and put together a press release.
The Budget viewing will take place at the Gender Institute at the LSE.
Please save the date and join us for the budget viewing – all welcome!
More details to follow shortly…


* Our full analysis of the 2014

Autumn Financial Statement *

The Women’s Budget Group have released our full analysis of the the Autumn Financial Statement. From roads and rail to stamp duty, find out what all this means for gender equality.

Read the full report here

Read the full WBG press release here

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Women’s Budget Group assessments of UK economic and social policy

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  • show the impact of government taxation and expenditure on women’s everyday lives: access to money, jobs, public services
  • identify policies that are supportive of gender equality and women’s rights

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  • is an independent voluntary organization bringing together over 200 researchers, policy experts and activists
  • members include academics, trade unionists, and people who work for non-governmental organizations

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