News - Manitoba

July 20, 2003
The UN Platform for Action Committee (UNPAC) is devoted to women's experiences in the economy. Stats, articles, and activities on women and poverty, childcare, paid and unpaid work, the wage gap,...
Keywords: Government Policy, Women, Manitoba
April 28, 2003
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) has released an alternative budget for Manitoba. Read the Manitoba Alternative Budget 2003-04 (in PDF), and the CCPA's press release entitled Stop...
Keywords: Government Policy, Manitoba
May 17, 2002
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives has released the 2002-2003 Manitoba Alternative Budget (in PDF) and a press relaease regarding the budget entitled, A Budget for a Healthy, Sustainable...
Keywords: Government Policy, Manitoba
May 17, 2002
An Aboriginal women's shelter for victims of family violence, held a ceremony for its new facility which will open in Winnipeg in the coming weeks. For more information read the Manitoba Government...
Keywords: Indigenous, Violence, Women, Manitoba
October 19, 2000
In a move which recognized that discrimination against poor people will no longer be tolerated, Winnipeg City Council passed a new by-law today on "obstructive solicitation" which made no reference...
Keywords: Panhandling, Manitoba
October 19, 2000
For immediate release September 20, 2000 In a move which recognized that discrimination against poor people will no longer be tolerated, Winnipeg City Council passed a new by-law today on “...
Keywords: Panhandling, Manitoba
October 4, 2000
In a move which recognized that discrimination against poor people will no longer be tolerated, Winnipeg City Council passed a new by-law today on "obstructive solicitation" which made no reference...
Keywords: Panhandling, Manitoba