Poverty Research

February 14, 2012
Today in the Vancouver Sun, Seth Klein from Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Michael Goldberg former director of research at the Social Planning and Research Council of BC and Steve...
Keywords: Article , Poverty Research, British Columbia
February 2, 2012
According to Kim Slater: Here's what we still know about the province: the child poverty rate in B.C. has reached 12% again and is the highest in Canada for the eighth consecutive year; the overall...
Keywords: Article , Poverty Research, British Columbia
Richest 100
January 11, 2012
According to the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) by noon on January 3rd, the first official working day of the year, Canada's Elite 100 CEOs (the 100 highest paid CEOs of companies...
Keywords: Article , Poverty Research, All of Canada
BC Poverty Reduction Coalition
January 11, 2012
BC Poverty Reduction Coalition works towards introducting a bold and comprehensive poverty reduction plan in BC Check out their new website.
Keywords: Article , Organizing, Poverty Research, British Columbia
December 23, 2011
From the Homeless Hub: 30,000 Hamiltonians are working and still living in poverty. How is this possible? It used to be that if someone was having a tough time making ends meet, the simple answer was...
Keywords: Article , Poverty Research, Workers' Rights, Ontario
November 24, 2011
November 2011 marks 22 years since the House of Commons adopted an all-party resolution to end child poverty in Canada. Today, Campaign 2000 has released its 20th National Report Card on Child/Family...
Keywords: Article , Children and Youth, Poverty Research, All of Canada
November 15, 2011
Keywords: Article , Children and Youth, Poverty Research, British Columbia
October 17, 2011
From PeacockPoverty: PeacockPoverty is a collection of individuals with an experience of poverty who join together to share knowledge, strength, talent and wisdom with each other and our friends....
Keywords: Online Resource , Blogs, Homelessness, Human Rights, Media, Organizing, Poverty Research, Unemployment, Welfare, General resources, Multimedia, All of Canada, International
October 7, 2011
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives' Behind The Numbers blog takes a look at Canadian Business' list of Canada's richest 100 people and suggests it may be time Canada adopted a 'Buffett tax...
Keywords: Article , Poverty Research, All of Canada
September 28, 2011
Earlier this year the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives published a report entitled, "The Cost of Poverty in BC." With the publication this morning of the National Council of Welfare's report...
Keywords: Article , Government Policy, Poverty Research, All of Canada
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