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Canada’s Climate Emergency Impacts People in Poverty
07-8-19
Our climate crisis can no longer be on the backburner of people’s minds.
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Exclusive Ottawa screening of PUSH
06-14-19
MEDIA ADVISORY Exclusive Ottawa screening of PUSH: a documentary about the global housing crisis
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Coalition Calls on Canada to Deliver Equality for Indigenous Women and Girls
06-3-19
June 3, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Today, a coalition of civil society organizations is calling on all governments in Canada to end deeply embedded racism, sexism, and violence against Indigenous women and girls following the release of the National Inquiry’s Final Report.
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Canada must step up to address failed Nutrition North
05-23-19
The announcement this week that Nutrition North has failed to address the needs of rural and remote communities is disheartening – yet doesn’t surprise many within the anti-poverty community.
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Dignity for All speaks to the Finance Committee on the Poverty Reduction Act
05-21-19
It’s important that legislation for the new federal Poverty Reduction Strategy passes before the coming federal election so that ending poverty remains a priority in Canada no matter who gets elected.
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Framing poverty: who really gets to grow in Ontario?
04-17-19
My first official week at Canada Without Poverty (CWP) has been nothing shy of electric.
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