Poverty Research

May 14, 2010
York University health researchers produce public primer on who gets sick and why in the report, Social Determinants of Health: The Canadian Facts. They find the primary factors that shape the health...
Keywords: Article , Health, News, Poverty Research, All of Canada
May 14, 2010
Bearing the Brunt: How the 2008-2009 Recession Created Poverty for Canadian Families, a report published by Citizens for Public Justice, details the rise in poverty and economic insecurity caused by...
Keywords: Article , Poverty Research, All of Canada
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
March 23, 2010
From March 22-26, CBC Television, Radio and cbc.ca will explore why so many Manitobans struggle with poverty and how they survive with Not Enough Money.
Keywords: Article , News, Poverty Research, British Columbia
March 16, 2010
The British Columbia Teachers' Federation has put together a Research Report looking at the structural causes of poverty and how it affects children.
Keywords: Online Resource , Education, Poverty Research, British Columbia, Reports and documents
March 16, 2010
The social justice initiatives of the BC Teachers' Federation focus on poverty, child and youth issues, race relations, gender equity, homophobia and heterosexism, bullying, environmental issues,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Children and Youth, Education, Ethnicity and Race, Human Rights, LGBTQ, Poverty Research, social justice, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives, Factsheets and FAQs
February 23, 2010
Canadian Social Research Links has put together information for each Canadian province and territory that has implemented or is considering implementing a strategy against poverty. An incredible...
Keywords: Online Resource , anti-poverty strategies, Government Policy, poverty reduction campaigns, Poverty Research, Campaigns and initiatives, Government information, Reports and documents, All of Canada
January 20, 2010
First Call, the BC child and youth advocacy organization has compared child poverty statistics from 1989 and 2007. The year 1989 was the best year of the 1980s for the economy, and the national child...
Keywords: Article , Children and Youth, News, Poverty Research, British Columbia
January 7, 2010
Winnipeg’s historic North End was a contradictory place. Poverty was widespread and deep; out of its midst grew a rich and vibrant culture. Today’s North End is similar in many respects — deep...
Keywords: Article , News, Poverty Research, Manitoba
December 22, 2009
Halifax and surrounding areas anti-poverty rants from a social hellion and feminist anti-poverty activist living in HRM
Keywords: Online Resource , Blogs, Poverty Research, Nova Scotia
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