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New legislation must ensure labour protections extend to workers in poverty
As the media coverage exposing harassment and sexual violence in places like Hollywood and the political sphere, there is timely legislation moving forward which addresses harassment in the workplace on both the federal and provincial levels. More
Poverty, Labour, and Housing News Roundup – Mid-November
It’s been a busy news week again for social and economic change in Canada! In this week’s blog, we thought it may be helpful to look at some of the big things happening at the regional level that could impact the lives of those in poverty. More
Universal child care makes economic and social sense
For many in Canada – especially single mothers – a lack of affordable child care means a continuing cycle of poverty. With skyrocketing costs, especially in metro areas like Toronto and Vancouver, and a lack of available spaces, it makes more sense for many adults, often represented by women in a household, to remain at […] More

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Join us for our Annual General Meeting!
Canada Without Poverty will be hosting our Annual General Meeting being held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 by teleconference. […] More
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