Campaigns and initiatives

June 1, 2011
BC Poverty Reduction is a coalition that includes community and non-profit groups, faith groups, health organizations, First Nations and Aboriginal organizations, businesses, labour organizations,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Government Policy, Organizing, poverty reduction, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
June 1, 2011
The website of Homelessness Action Week, organized in Metro Vancouver by the Regional Steering Community on Homelessness. The website has news, resources, and information on homelessness and how to...
Keywords: Online Resource , Homelessness, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives, Yukon
June 1, 2011
Make Poverty History is part of the Global Call to Action against Poverty (GCAP). National campaigns are now active in over 100 countries. The global campaign, which also launched in 2005, presses G8...
Keywords: Online Resource , Organizing, Campaigns and initiatives, All of Canada
PrisonJustice.ca
May 30, 2011
Prisonjustice.ca is a website with resources, links, articles, news in support of prisoners and prison justice activism in Canada.
Keywords: Online Resource , Organizing, prison, Prisoners' Rights, Campaigns and initiatives, General resources, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
Poverty Olympics is a site put together by a group of concerned citizens and community groups who want the 2010 Winter Games’ legacy to be one of reducing, not increasing, poverty and homelessness. (...
Keywords: Online Resource , Homelessness, Organizing, Poorbashing, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
May 30, 2011
The BC Coalition of People with Disabilities (BCCPD) is working with Woodlands School survivors for their struggle for justice and compensation. Woodlands School was a provincial residential...
Keywords: Online Resource , Children and Youth, Disability, Indigenous, Mental Health, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
May 30, 2011
Campaign 2000 is a cross-Canada public education movement to build Canadian awareness and support for the 1989 all-party House of Commons resolution to end child poverty in Canada by the year 2000.
Keywords: Online Resource , Children and Youth, Poverty Research, Campaigns and initiatives, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
Raise the Rates is a coalition of organizations in BC working to raise welfare rates and the minimum wage.
Keywords: Online Resource , Organizing, Welfare, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
May 29, 2011
Gender Budget Project is a project based in Manitoba which aims to show how government budgets can either promote women's equality or exacerbate women's inequality.
Keywords: Online Resource , Government Policy, Women, Campaigns and initiatives, Manitoba
May 29, 2011
A group committed to fighting for free transit for everyone. (Active from 2001 - 2008)
Keywords: Online Resource , Organizing, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
Syndicate content