Written Submission to the APPG on the (In)Adequacy of Social Security by: Dr Ciara Fitzpatrick (Lecturer in Law, Ulster University); Prof Gráinne McKeever (Professor of Law and Social Justice, Ulster University); Dr Jed Meers (Lecturer in Law, York University); Dr Mark Simpson (Senior Lecturer in Law, Ulster University)

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Abstract

This submission highlights that there are growing gaps in the mainstream safety net which are not reliably filled by the patchwork of discretionary welfare services and which are characterised by underfunding, rationing, and a failure to adhere to core standards on human dignity to protect against destitution.
Original languageEnglish
TypeWritten contribution to APPG on (In)Adequacy of Social Security
Number of pages4
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 9 Jan 2023

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