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Anti-Poverty News

January 23, 2005
The Social Planning and Research Council (SPARC BC) talked to people around the province about the poverty law services that remain in place following the withdrawal of legal aid funding, and...
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January 23, 2005
"Standing Committee on Human Resources and Skills Develomenet, Social Development and Status of Persons with Disabilities submitted a report to the Federal Parliament with 8 recommendations that...
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December 3, 2004
A World Socialist web posted news story indicates leaked cabinet documents reveal that the Australian government intends to make Australia’s indigenous people a test case for a sweeping assault on...
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September 4, 2004
The number of people on welfare jumped in the wake of the recession of the early 1990s, then fell sharply during the rest of the decade, according to a new study examining social assistance. StatCan'...
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July 25, 2004
This website has links to Newfoundland & Labrador Acts and Regulations.
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May 6, 2004
The National Council of Welfare (NCW) is a citizens' advisory body to the Minister of Human Resources Development Canada on matters of concern to low-income Canadians. A new report Income for Living...
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