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A decade of research yields more recommendations for Winnipeg's inner city

A decade of research shows Winnipeg’s inner city is slowly changing for the better – but more needs to be done, and it’s not just about the money. 294 more words


News release: Report outlines housing struggles among Aboriginal population

Winnipeg, MB – Dec 8, 2014

Report launch: Moving to the City: Housing and Aboriginal Migration to Winnipeg 
Tuesday December 9
11:30 am refreshments
12:00 pm report launch… 324 more words


Prepare for Climate Migrants

Canada must prepare for the wave of climate migrants about to arrive at our door. As people are displaced globally and driven off their land by rising water, desertification, loss of arable land, programs and infrastructure need to be in place to receive them. 488 more words


RT: ‘BRICS system’ – healthy alternative to ‘defunct dollar system'

Published time: November 24, 2014 19:30

Leaders representing Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa attend the VI BRICS Summit in Fortaleza July 15, 2014.(Reuters / Nacho Doce ) 449 more words


Working Women and the Growing Costs of Childcare

Brynne Moore

Last week, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) released ‘The Parent Trap’, a report outlining the discrepancies between childcare costs across Canada, indexed to women’s earnings. 767 more words

Public Policy

Child care costs in Windsor among highest in country when factoring in mom's income

Windsor parents are spending a larger portion of their annual income on child care compared to those in most of Canada’s larger cities, according to a new report released Monday. 731 more words