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Change is a double-sided coin: an excerpt on poverty & trauma
08-12-19
My father once told me, to get to the root of any issue you must ask “why” at least five times.
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Government Releases Dimensions of Poverty Hub
07-18-19
Today, the Government of Canada launched its Dimensions of Poverty Hub, an online platform introducing statistics on the realities of poverty in Canada for the millions of people experiencing it.
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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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