The 'Triple Jeopardy'

The current austerity agenda and programme of deep spending cuts has left women facing a ‘triple jeopardy’ of cuts to jobs, benefits and vital services.

Click on the links below to learn more about each of these threats to women’s economic equality:


The impact of job cuts on women

Women’s unemployment is at record levels.


The impact of benefit cuts on women

Women are bearing the brunt of cuts to benefits.


The impact of service cuts on women

Women are having to ‘plug the gap’ as public services are rolled back



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