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Jean Lambert London's Green MEP

Jean will discuss the EY2010 at the East Midlands Poverty Convention on Monday 18 October

East Midlands Poverty Convention

The Workhouse, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, Monday 18 October 2010


10.00  Registration and Refreshments

10.30 Welcome and overview of the day:

Rachel Harrison, The National Trust
Rachel Quinn, One East Midlands
Laurie Moran, CEFET

10.40 Setting The Scene:

  • The European Perspective on EY2010: Jean Lambert, Green Party MEP
  • Income Inequality: Sean Baine, The Equality Trust
  • Advice Services – East Midlands’ Trends: Sam Scharf, Advice Alliance East Midlands
  • Even less than you imagine: Grassroots experience from Inspire Nottingham

11.30  Poverty Now: Grassroots voices – tour of exhibitions in The Workhouse

13.00  Lunch and networking

13.45  19th Century Workhouse Story: The National Trust volunteers

14.00  Perspectives on Exclusion

  • Poverty & Social Exclusion in the UK: Ray Phillips, European Anti Poverty Network-England
  • Inequality in Exclusion: Iris Lightfoote, REDP
  • Community Solutions: Al Bell, Community Alliance

14.30 Open Forum

15.30  Close