Fairness Commission - Films

This page holds links to a number of short films that have been created as part of the Dundee Fairness Commission's work. The first section gives the stories of a number of people's experience of poverty, while the second covers sections of the launch of 'A Fair Way To Go. the final section holds a number of short interviews with members of the Fairness Commission and experts who presented to the Commission.

People Experiencing Poverty

Fairness Commission Voices of Poverty (SHORT VERSION)
 
Fairness Commission Voices of Poverty (LONGER VERSION)
 
Steph Interview
 
Sonia Interview
 
Scott Interview
 
 
Lori Interview
 
John Interview
 
Fiona Interview
 
Billy Interview
 
Ashley Interview
 
Agnes Interview
 
 
 
A Fair Way To Go Launch
 
 
Martin Johnstone - Poverty Truth Commission
Prof. John McKendrick - Glasgow School for Business & Society
Jacky Close - Faith in Community Dundee
Steven Bell - Editor of the Evening Telegraph
Jimmy Black - Dundee Fairness Commission Chairperson

 

Fairness Commission Meeting Interviews

Short interviews with John McKendrick of Strathclyde University and John Dickie of Child Poverty Action Group about poverty in Scotland and in Dundee. Dundee Fairness Commission 26 May 2015. View on YouTube.

Short interviews on the topic of Welfare Reform with Jimmy Black (Dundee Fairness Commission Chair), Mary Kinninmonth (Dundee CAB and Commission member), Alan Kane (Department for Work & Pensions), and Greg Colgan (Corporate Debt & Welfare Reform Manager). Dundee Fairness Commission 30th June 2015. View on Vimeo or YouTube.

Short interviews on the topic of educational attainment and the cost of education with Paul Clancy (Dundee City Council), Edward Sosu (University of Strathclyde), and Sara Spencer (Child Poverty Action Group in Scotland). Dundee Fairness Commission 25th August 2015. View on YouTube.

Short interviews on the topics of the Living Wage and In-work poverty with Drew Walker (Director of Public Health, NHS Tayside and Commission member), Mary Kinninmonth (Dundee CAB and Commission member), Mike Arnott (Secretary, Dundee Trades Union Council and Commission member), and Peter Kelly (Director, Poverty Alliance). Dundee Fairness Commission 29th September 2015. View on YouTube.

Short interviews on the topics of Housing and Physical Disabilities & Poverty with Professor Douglas Robertson (Professor of Sociology / Social Policy & Criminology, Stirling University and Commission member), Councillor Jimmy Black (Commission Chairperson), Hazel Young (Director of Policy & Service Development, Wheatley Group), and Erik Cramb (Dundee Pensioners Forum and Commission Member). Dundee Fairness Commission 27th October 2015. View on YouTube.

Short interviews on the topic of Employability with Wendy Forouhar (Employability Manager, Craigowl Communities), Fergus Storrier (Chairman, Showcase the Street), and Allan Millar (Employability Manager, Dundee City Council). Dundee Fairness Commission 24th November. View on YouTube.