Canadian Council on Social Development


The mission of the Canadian Council on Social Development is to develop and promote progressive social policies inspired by social justice, equality and the empowerment of individuals and communities.

The CCSD is active on the social policy front, organizing and supporting consultations on social development issues and advocating for advancements in policies that affect the lives of Canadians.

The CCSD research team specializes in social, economic, labour market and demographic issues, and provides statistical and analytical research services. Much of their research reports are available online.