Nova Scotia poverty reduction strategy released

On April 3rd, the Nova Scotia government introduced the Poverty Reduction Strategy. The strategy focuses on training low-skilled workers, increasing affordable housing and improving benefits for low-income families. Advocates say that it is a good first step but that more is needed for those trying to survive on welfare.

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"Poverty Reduction Strategy Released" - Press Release - April 3, 2009, Nova Scotia Government

Poverty Reduction Strategy - April 3, Nova Scotia Government