Poverty is a violation of human rights.

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Poverty is Sexist in Canada. Period.
Poverty is sexist. That’s what the ONE campaign has been saying in a clever campaign highlighting the need for women’s economic equality around the world. But in borrowing from the ONE campaign, we may add two more words to the slogan and say: poverty is sexist in Canada. More
Widespread support for a National Anti-Poverty Plan
Widespread support for a National Anti-Poverty Plan Dignity for All campaign presents over 4,000 postcards to the All-Party Anti-Poverty Caucus FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON: Wednesday, May 6 – At a meeting on Parliament Hill today, The Dignity for All campaign presented the All-Party Anti-Poverty Caucus with 4,000 postcards calling for a National Anti-Poverty Plan […] More
Students: Looking for a Summer Job in Human Rights?
Are you a student looking for a summer job working in human rights and poverty? Are you excited about social justice and federal policy on poverty? Are you interested in working with a small team dedicated to human rights and having fun? Look no further! CWP is hiring a summer student for June 2015. Check […] More

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Have You Taken the Pledge to End Poverty?
Have you taken The Pledge? For the price of a cup of coffee, you can help end poverty in Canada! With the beginning of the 2015 fiscal year, everyone here at CWP has been busy planning for the year ahead. Unfortunately since 2008 CWP hasn’t received any receive government funding so we rely entirely on […] […] More
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