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November 4, 2016
Prepared by Mary E. Marrone for the Poverty Law Advocates Network of Canada March 29, 2006 INTRODUCTION This paper was commissioned by a steering committee comprised of poverty law advocates from...
Keywords: Online Resource , Legal Info (PLEI), Legal Research, PLANC, poverty law, Poverty Research, General resources, All of Canada
February 3, 2016
Canada Without Poverty has an online library of important poverty related research papers, anti-poverty plans, alternative budgets, human rights reports and more.
Keywords: Online Resource , poverty research, Poverty Research, General resources, All of Canada
October 9, 2015
We are putting together some resources on poverty and the federal election. Check out the following resources to see how various organizations are trying to get poverty to be a federal election issue...
Keywords: Article , Government Policy, All of Canada
September 14, 2015
The Canadian Rental Housing Index in an online interactive online map developed by a partnership of non-profit housing organizations and credit unions, which tracks renter income, affordability and...
Keywords: Online Resource , Housing and Tenancy, rent, rental housing, Factsheets and FAQs, All of Canada
September 1, 2015
Never Home: Legislating Discrimination in Canadian Immigration is a ground-breaking multi-media project documenting nine years of immigration changes by the federal government.
Keywords: Online Resource , Immigrants and Refugees, immigration legislation, General resources, Multimedia, Reports and documents, All of Canada, Research and education
August 11, 2015
BearPaw Legal Education & Resource Centre (BLERC) helps Aboriginal people navigate the legal system and gain awareness of their legal rights and obligations BearPaw Legal Education creates...
Keywords: Online Resource , Aboriginal/First Nations/Inuit, Legal Info, General resources, All of Canada
July 24, 2015
Yesterday the United Nations Human Rights Committee (HRC) released its response to the review of Canada's human rights record over the last ten years. The report points out a number of issues...
Keywords: Article , Human Rights, All of Canada
July 13, 2015
Last week Canada's human rights record was under UN review for the first time since Stephen Harper came into power in 2006. Many Canadian non-profit and advocacy organizations were in Geneva...
Keywords: Article , Human Rights, All of Canada
June 26, 2015
Yesterday the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that a Charter challenge holding governments responsible for the crisis in affordable housing and homelessness will never be heard in Canadian courts....
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, Housing, All of Canada
May 29, 2015
The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario has found two women from Mexico working under the Temporary Foreign Worker program faced sexual harassment and discrimination in their workplace. One complainant...
Keywords: Article , Women, Workers' Rights, All of Canada
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