There are several important articles and websites PovNet would like to share with you on International Women's Day.
The first is the "He to She" campaign, a UN Women Campaign that asks men to raise...[... READ]
The TTC’s overnight bus and streetcar service should be free for everyone during extreme cold weather alerts, says a Toronto councillor.
Josh Colle, who is a TTC commissioner, brought a motion...[... READ]
The Quebec provincial government has granted seasonal agriculture workers the same rights as all workers in Quebec, including the right to join a union. Read more about this court decision in an...[... READ]
B.C. union leaders are calling for the minimum wage to be increased from the current $10.25 to $13 an hour, which represents the poverty line. The last time the minimum wage was raised was in 2012....[... READ]
If you are new to Vancouver or planning your move to Vancouver, these guides will be helpful.
"Growing Roots: A Newcomer's Guide to Vancouver" features unique and personal stories shared by Vancouver...[... READ]
This year’s Carnegie Community Action Project (CCAP) hotel and housing report found that SROs in the DTES are more expensive than ever and that fewer still are available to low-income individuals...[... READ]