Poverty Dehumanises us all.

Poverty is a problem for everyone in Leeds.

The Leeds Poverty Truth Commission HuManifesto is an invitation to become part of the solution.

Click here to read the HuManifesto in full…




What if people living in poverty could take the lead on challenging the city’s leaders to work with them on tackling poverty? Would it make a difference to the decisions that are being made? Would new solutions to poverty be discovered? Would people listen and, if they did, would they better understand the challenges that poverty brings?



Next week Leeds Poverty Truth Commission will be making a deputation to a full Leeds City Council meeting to present our Humanifesto to all 99 of the city’s councillors.   In anticipation of this, and following the pledges made by our Commissioners at the end of our Humanifesto Launch last month, we are asking people […]

Calendar Report from Humanifesto Launch