The Women’s Budget Group

WBG Training Day: this Friday!

On Friday 30th January, WBG will be holding a training day for WBG members. The training is both for those who have a general interest in finding out more about our work and for those who would like to make more use of WBG analysis and/or feel confident in speaking about WBG policy and research to new audiences. Any non-members who are interested in coming along are also welcome!
Places are still available on the training day – please email to register.
Further details and a draft programme for the day can be found here.


* 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

Who are the UK Women’s Budget Group? What do we do?
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Worried that economic recovery is not including women?
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Women’s Budget Group assessments of UK economic and social policy

  • put the facts at your fingertips
  • 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

Women’s Budget Group

  • 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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