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Anti-Poverty News

June 29, 2005
The Caledon Institute of Social Policy has released commentary on the proposals in the 2005 federal Budget that will help reduce costs, primarily through the disability tax credit and the medical...
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June 29, 2005
The City of Vancouver released an action plan identifying how the city and the provincial government can reduce homelessness by making it easier for people access welfare, developing supportive...
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June 29, 2005
WE*ACT has put together a position paper on senior women living in poverty called: Pensions in Canada: Policy Reform because Woman Matter (in PDF). The Vancouver City Council recently voted to add...
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June 29, 2005
This summer a writer and activist from Montreal is travelling across Canada and visiting various indigenous communities. He is recording how different nations have current threats to their very...
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