Throughout the year CPAG will be running a series of seminars on child poverty and welfare reform, providing up-to-the-minute insights and featuring specialist guest speakers.

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Upcoming Seminar

Universal Credit: Conditionality Considered

London – Friday 21 June 2019

Manchester – Wednesday 26 June 2019

Much has changed since CPAG’s previous seminar dealing with this topic in November 2016, and it is time for a review of the current position.

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Past Seminars

19 March 2019 (London) and 21 March 2019 (Manchester) Universal Credit: (Un)managed Migration Update

20 November 2018 (London) and 27 November (Manchester): Seminar - Computer says ‘No!’ Universal Credit: Challenging Decisions and Protecting the Rights of Claimants

12 July 2018 (Manchester) and 20 July 2018 (London): Seminar - Universal credit: “Making work(ers) pay?”

28 March 2018: Universal credit and paying for housing - challenging issues

29 March 2018: Universal credit and paying for housing - chellenging issues

December 2017: Universal Credit – full steam ahead

June 2017: Two Child Limit – Implementation, Challenges and the Policy Context

March 2017: Right to Reside for Children and their Primary Carers

November & December 2016: Universal credit: conditionality and sanctions

June & July 2016: Couples and Common Issues with Tax Credits and Child Benefit

March 2016: Using ESA 'safeguarding and dispute procedures'

November 2015: Genuine Prospect of Work

July 2015: Challenging Work Programme Sanctions

March 2014: Localised Welfare: How to challenge unlawful schemes