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Press Release: 2017 Federal Budget
03-23-17
Federal budget takes aim at repairing social safety net, makes housing and childcare priorities  For immediate release
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Indigenous children and foster care: we can do so much better
03-15-17
Child apprehension is a painful and complex issue – an issue that becomes even more challenging with an understanding of those groups who are overrepresented in foster care. Without a doubt, the most affected group in this regard is Indigenous children.
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The Choice is Clear and the Stakes Have Never Been Higher.
03-9-17
At a time of increasing economic inequality, the 2017 Alternative Federal Budget (AFB), released today, makes it clear that the federal government cannot wait to implement changes which could transform Canada’s economy.
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CWP Presentation to the Standing Committee on the Status of Women
03-8-17
Canada Without Poverty presented to the Standing Committee on March 7th, 2017 on the economic security of women in Canada. Read the full presentation below. 
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What’s on Your Feminist Agenda?
03-8-17
It’s International Women’s Day! We want shed light on how poverty is sexist and how 2017 is the year for gender equality. So what’s on your feminist agenda? Get a copy of ours, and #BeBoldForChange!
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Yes, We’ll Say it: Poverty is A Women’s Issue.
03-8-17
Yes, We’ll Say it: Poverty is A Women’s Issue. We know that poverty is sexist. We know that when women succeed, communities succeed.
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