Research and education

November 18, 2010
Research, presentations and reports from the Bed Bug Symposium 2010 Conference Proceedings.
Keywords: Online Resource , bed bugs, Housing, Reports and documents, All of Canada, Research and education
CHODARR Project
November 17, 2010
The goal of Community Health Online Digital Archive Research Resource (CHODARR) is to improve health and social welfare research and advocacy by providing academic and community-based health...
Keywords: Online Resource , Health, health research, HIV/AIDS, Housing, Indigenous, Mental Health, social justice, social welfare research, Women, British Columbia, Directories, Reports and documents, Research and education
October 20, 2010
Westcoast LEAF has a site that reviews rights in the workplace and personal relationships for youth. It also reviews sources of rights (government, laws and the justice system) and what we can do if...
Keywords: Online Resource , Children and Youth, Employment, employment rights, employment rights, Human Rights, Youth, youth justice, youth justice, youth rights, youth rights, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs, Research and education
Woman North Network
October 14, 2010
In 2000, Northern FIRE: The Centre for Women's Health Research at UNBC was established to undertake community development and research activities aimed at exploring and addressing the determinants of...
Keywords: Online Resource , Health, Women, women's health, British Columbia, Research and education
Stats Canada
August 19, 2010
This Stats Canada site includes statistics and reports on individuals and families living with low income in Canada, various provinces, or other geographical units (e.g., cities, small towns, and...
Keywords: Online Resource , inequality, low income, Poverty Research, poverty statistics, Stats Canada, Government information, Reports and documents, All of Canada, Research and education
growing gap
August 19, 2010
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives' Growing Gap project takes an in-depth and sustained look at one of the biggest challenges of our time: Worsening income and wealth inequality in Canada....
Keywords: Online Resource , Debt and Consumer Law, income gap, Poverty Research, Reports and documents, All of Canada, Research and education
Map
August 17, 2010
The National Council of Welfare has an interactive welfare incomes map that shows amount families, people with disabilities, and single people receive in provinces and territories across Canada.
Keywords: Online Resource , map, Welfare, welfare incomes, All of Canada, Research and education
Coming Together
June 30, 2010
The Coming Together Project is an arts-based community research project exploring how women and transwomen who are marginally housed build support networks with each other in order to survive.
Keywords: Online Resource , Art and Culture, Homelessness, Women, Ontario, Research and education
March 25, 2010
Cooper Institute is a development education centre which does popular education and research. Cooper Institute works with groups that are organized for social change, such as primary producers,...
Keywords: Online Resource , community development, Education, Foodbanks and Food, Indigenous, livable income, Poverty Research, social change, Women, Prince Edward Island, Research and education
December 22, 2009
IM-POWER-ED is a one-year project that aims to assist all groups of temporary foreign workers (TFWs) in orienting, educating and empowering themselves via access to public legal education and...
Keywords: Online Resource , Education, Immigrants and Refugees, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, Legal Info (PLEI), Multilingual, temporary foreign workers, Workers' Rights, British Columbia, Research and education
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