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Dame Philippa Russell, Chair of the Standing Commission on Carers, endorses petition for a living wage for mothers and other carers
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Mother’s Day: DAME PHILIPPA RUSSELL, Chair of the Standing Commission on Carers, endorses petition for A LIVING WAGE FOR MOTHERS AND OTHER CARERS
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Caring for others is the foundation of every society, yet this work, done mostly by women, is devalued and underfunded.
We demand that:
1. Every worker be paid a living wage, including mothers and other carers.
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