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BIRMINGHAM'S ANTI-POVERTY CAMPAIGN IN SCHOOLS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 820: tabled on 05 March 1992

Tabled in the 1991-92 session.

This motion has been signed by 18 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates Birmingham City Council on its anti-poverty project work in selected schools to help teenagers from all social backgrounds to make informed decisions; notes that it is exactly in line with the national curriculum and cross-curriculum guidelines NCC 4 to 8; and further notes the relevance of such a project at a time of record and rising unemployment, record house repossessions, mounting debt and with half of Birmingham's population living in, or on the margins of, poverty.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.