Community Pride Unit
Community Pride Unit (CPU) is a unit based at Church Action on Poverty. CPU was established in 1999 to seek out solutions to the problems of poverty and exclusion in Manchester and Salford. Community Pride identifies a central cause of poverty and social
Participatory Budgeting Unit
Participatory budgeting directly involves local people in making decisions on the spending and priorities for a defined public budget. The Participatory Budgeting Unit is a project of the charity Church Action on Poverty, based in Manchester in the UK.
Poverty Truth Commission
The Poverty Truth Commission brings together two groups of people: ‘testifiers,’ those who know personally and understand the struggle against poverty, and ‘Commissioners’, those who have the power and influence to change Scotland for the better.