Informed by her own experiences and those of other parents, Caroline campaigns to create change for families experiencing poverty in Scotland through the Poverty and Inequality Commission, advising the Scottish government on child poverty issues.UK Poverty
Previous talks at Being The Story
The Unlikely Campaigner
Families face many obstacles to overcome poverty. But the insights of the people experiencing poverty are invaluable and people of influence are starting to listen. Caroline shares her campaigning journey to address poverty and inequality and discussed how now, experts by experience can share their knowledge and help to influence approaches to reducing child poverty.
Caroline Kennedy is working with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation on a project looking at reframing language around UK Poverty. Joseph Rowntree Foundation was a Being the Story Partner.