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Anti-poverty campaigning: the importance of social works skills

Social Work and Human Rights St Andrew's, Northampton...

In an article entitled ‘Putting poverty first’, BASW’s Chief Executive, Bridget Robb, highlighted the important help and support that social workers can offer to people living in poverty.

‘Poverty is an issue for all of us – not just those who are poor’ (Robb 2013: 19)