Canada Without Poverty: A Brief History

09-24-19

Did you know that Canada Without Poverty (CWP) was established in 1971 as the National Anti-Poverty Organization (NAPO) at the first ever Poor People’s Conference? And did you know that CWP was the first non-governmental organization  in the world to appear in front of a United Nations treaty body review? Check out the timeline below for a brief history of CWP. To stay in touch about what we’re up to next, sign up for our newsletter here!